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“Don't Just Take a Picture of the Lobster!” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of The Rain Barrel Artisan Village

The Rain Barrel Artisan Village
Ranked #14 of 59 things to do in Islamorada
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Morgantown, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Don't Just Take a Picture of the Lobster!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2014

This village is well worth the stop beyond taking the picture of the lobster that sits outside on the parking lot. If you are looking beyond the touristy souvenirs, this is the place for you. Some shops are high end but others very affordable for unique things. So glad we stopped!

Visited June 2014
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New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“OMG There Is Giant Lobster Attacking!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2014

Yep, that is exactly what the parking lot of this village looks like. Not only a GREAT photo opp but you really have to see the artisians that work here!

Visited May 2014
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Benfleet, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“look out for the giant lobster”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2014

It's a nice place to wander around and get a few souvenirs, as well as get a few pics with the giant lobster :)

Visited May 2014
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Cherry Hill, NJ
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29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Spend your money here for gifts & keepsakes!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2014

This is the "real deal"! Talk to the artists, admire the MADE IN USA giftware, etc. and maybe even buy a piece or two. Almost fully occupied, unusual and lovely selections of clothing, jewelry, giftware, ceramics. We went into a very cool little shop called Bella Sol that sold custom scented soaps, lotions, body washes, etc. Magnificent dichroic glass jewelry! Loved, loved, loved this little artist colony. Also visited another artist who had a lovely shop (on the left side toward the front) and was a cat rescue person (my kind of gal!)

Visited June 2014
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“So-So”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2014 via mobile

The large lobster out front caught our eye. Most places were closed or out of business. The things that were there were nice but pricey. Seems most things on the Keys are pricey so maybe that's "normal" here. We were in & out in under an hour... way under a hour.

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