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The Franklin Shops

Open Now: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Great assortment

You can find so many unusual things in this store. I can wander around for hours! Great place to... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Don't Miss This

I visit here every time I'm downtown. Such a huge array of interesting and often, one of a kind... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Fort Myers, Florida
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  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“local artists”(7 reviews)
“unique items”(4 reviews)
“special gift”(3 reviews)
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2200 1st St, Fort Myers, FL 33901-2929
+1 239-333-3130
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Reviewed 8 August 2018

You can find so many unusual things in this store. I can wander around for hours! Great place to hangout while waiting for a restaurant

Thank Totomom
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I visit here every time I'm downtown. Such a huge array of interesting and often, one of a kind merchandise. Since the wares come from multiple vendors, you can often find unique items at a very reasonable price. I highly recommend The Franklin Shops!

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Variety! Perfect place to pick up that "something special". There is something at the Franklin Shops for everyone. This two story shop is a regular pit stop for me every time I go to downtown.

Thank helenscheinrealtor
Reviewed 18 April 2018

There is a little of everything in this shop for everyone and its a great way to kill some time while waiting for your table at one of the local restaurants. There is everything from clothes to food items and they rent out display space....More

Thank JustDriving71
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

While my wife and her sister looked at the jewelry and clothes on the street level I headed upstairs. There was wonderful art on display from artist of many forms. All of it was wonderfully whimsical. Loved the small metal creatures carrying off the garden...More

Thank taftdev
Reviewed 16 February 2018

There was so much to look at. Loved all the different artists. Prices weren't bad at all for being in a tourist area. Had a hard time making up my mind what to buy - so many great things. Staff very friendly and helpful. Would...More

Thank Terri B
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

After lunch at Izzy’s, we strolled down first. It’s mostly restaurants and bars with a few shops but then we hit the franklin shops and had so much fun! You can get lost for a while in here. Funky clothes and jewelry and most was...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

The Franklin Shops is like a Co-Op there are numerous different vendors with ALL kinds of different things . They have Art , Clothing , Footwear, Jewelry ,Teas , Candles you name it they have it . I LOVE this place !! Purchased 15 boiled...More

Thank 848danad2016
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Located on First Street in the downtown district, the Franklin shops is actually one large store consisting of two floors filled with costume jewelry, women's clothes and artsy-craftsy items. Several reproductions were being sold as original colored pencil drawings which is a real rip-off! "Buyer...More

Thank williame975
Reviewed 5 January 2018

When I need a special gift for someone I got to Franklin Shops. They have a great variety and really nice jewelry.

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