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Sherwood Forest Art and Craft Centre

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Quality and great variety

This crystal and fossil shop is Wonderful. It offers an amazing array of crystals, fossils and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Friend catch up

Met an old friend here for a shop a walk and some lunch, we enjoyed it all! The little shops were... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2019
South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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  • Average7%
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  • Terrible2%
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“fossil shop”(4 reviews)
Sherwood Forest Art and Craft Centre lies in the heart of ancient Sherwood Forest, just a short walk from the famous Major Oak. Here you can see the artisans crafting their products and maybe buy a souvenir or two! Excellent cafe. Free parking...more
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Forest Corner, Edwinstowe NG21 9RN, England
+44 1636 650000
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All reviews chocolate shop shop owners fossil shop covered courtyard crystal shop lots of interesting shops no pressure to buy car park lovely place to visit two hours leather goods movenpick ice cream quiche worth a visit cakes nice cafe fossils
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely little craft village but dogs aren’t even allowed in the outside picnic area. What a shame when so many dog walkers use the area, this must affect visitor numbers. Top top - Unless you enjoy standing in a car park leave your dog at...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This crystal and fossil shop is Wonderful. It offers an amazing array of crystals, fossils and beautiful jewellery. There are plenty of interesting 'pocket money' gifts for younger ones. The staff are knowledgeable with years of experience and they allow as much time as you...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 6 February 2019

Met an old friend here for a shop a walk and some lunch, we enjoyed it all! The little shops were lovely, especially the silver jewellery, the traders were all very friendly and helpful. My Brie and cranberry panini for lunch was delicious, what a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 16 December 2018

we had a lovely wander round the varies shops, a lovely jewellery shop all handmade, excellent! we have to buy some bling!

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Rozzy1973
Reviewed 15 December 2018

A mixture of craft and artisan shops plus a cafe which sells Movenpick ice cream. Just to wander gently around and see what is on offer is most pleasant

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 25 November 2018

Excellent craft shops a pity though some not taken up Went to call in the café but could not find a seat so unable to stay

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 19 November 2018

We visited the arts and craft centre to find various shops around a courtyard which had plenty of tables and chairs in to sit and enjoy a drink and snack. It was nice just wandering around the shops looking at locally made items. To be...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Living in the village, it's great to have this on our doorstep. Always worth a visit to see the lovely crazy and art shops with more going on than you'd expect. Nice cafe and opposite the new RSPB visitor centre, it's a great way to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

We went across to the Craft Centre following our disappointing visit to the djacent Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre. Lots of craft rooms with quality goods. Unfortunately some are surrounding the courtyard containing the cafe. Dogs not allowed obviously so one of us had to wait...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PaulS7592
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We only make flying visits to this place now as one of us has to stay outside with our dog. We used to spend money in the cafe and shops but now just have to breeze through. I wonder how many more are like us,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from Alison a | Reviewed this property |
Well if you go to the art and craft centre just come out of there and turn right about 5 mins walk into edwinstowe (just a little village) there's ganache -tea room they do the best cake ever(closed on Sunday tho) also... More