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The Old Hastings Mercantile & Gallery

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The store is a maze of treasures.

I was impressed with the reasonable prices and made in Canada treasures. Many old antiques that are... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Joan B
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Peterborough, Canada
Village Hospitality

It was all good, right down to the free apples at the door....Gary & Lillian were great people... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
travelBUG1953
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Brantford, Canada
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

I was impressed with the reasonable prices and made in Canada treasures. Many old antiques that are hard to find these days.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Joan B
Lillian O, Owner at The Old Hastings Mercantile & Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thank you for your visit and the kind words and observations. Very much appreciated by Lillian, Gary, Jessica and McDuff.

Reviewed 12 October 2017

It was all good, right down to the free apples at the door....Gary & Lillian were great people along with their welcoming pooch "McDuff". Oh but hey they have a store jammed with unique items, many too good to take home to family and friends...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank travelBUG1953
Lillian O, Owner at The Old Hastings Mercantile & Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Gary here. Thanks for finding our wee hamlet. We appreciate your kind remarks. Lillian does love to give away those apples in the fall.

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Very cool country store with nook and crannies filled with fun stuff. It's a rainy day dream. They have neat printed things of local lakes like coasters, cutting boards, hats. They have a large selection of books, candles, picture frames, lamps, creams , clothing, candy,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to wander through and while away an hour or so. There are toy replicas from the past, mugs, candy and the list goes on. Definitely worth the drive. While you're there don't miss the Old SchoolroomTeahouse around the corner. Great...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Great place to find all the variety of gifts for ages 0-?????, lot of stuff to keep you wondering around all the different rooms and shelves, btw they alot of the stuff the tin shed has but cheaper(don't tell anyone), well worth the drive thru...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 8 August 2016

Always interesting items for sale here. Unique candles, books about the area, local area lakes featured on clothing and other items. A nice litte shop to visit.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

Great place to go back in time and find that unique gift or treat for yourself!! I was amazed at the amount of items in the store, you name it they have it, even candy you haven't seen for years! Everything is set up in...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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Lillian O, Owner at The Old Hastings Mercantile & Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2016

Thank you very much for your kind words. We very much appreciate the heritage of our area and are always pleased when someone shares in what we have created. It is a great old building and for a century was the source of the necessities...More

Reviewed 23 July 2014

I love browsing! I've been here quite a few times and every time I still see something new. I managed to pick up a wedding present and of course a sugary treat for the trip home.

Date of experience: April 2014
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Reviewed 3 June 2014

My wife and I were out riding our bikes on a beautiful Saturday morning in cottage country and discovered this wonderful antique shop and gallery along our route - we just had to stop and browse. An hour later we realized we would have to...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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