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Bower Bird Antiques & Curiosities

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Great Aesthetics

Wonderful world o dark and precious with modernity and Texans as well as handmade appreciation... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
via mobile
Antiques and Oddities

I've bought a few vintage medical books from here--I'm pre-med. They're treasures and were very... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
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16 Apr 2018
“Great Aesthetics ”
27 Dec 2017
“Many treasures!”
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215 N Comanche St, San Marcos, TX 78666-5642
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Wonderful world o dark and precious with modernity and Texans as well as handmade appreciation. Old, new, always a delight.

Thank marissaledonna
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

The fantastic neon bird outside this purple painted shop always catches your attention! The shop is full of neat finds some of which are vintage as well as clothes and jewelry. Definitely worth a stop to check it out!

Thank octoberhart
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I've bought a few vintage medical books from here--I'm pre-med. They're treasures and were very fairly priced! They also have local-made jewelry. I would definitely recommend stopping by sometime.

Thank megcb27
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Out of towners and we had nothing to do that we were aware of so I downloaded TripAdvisor and saw this place. Unusual and eclectic but that's what made it so great!

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

If you're into antiques, you have to stop by Bower Bird. It's one of the coolest places in town and has a variety of interesting things. I always find something I can't live without.

Thank Mica D
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Many special surprises await behind this purple exterior! I found some vintage treasure and some current wares that I had to take with me! A very interesting shop!

1  Thank octoberhart
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

This shop is delightful!! Many unique and curious items. I found many treasures - vintage linens and more. Upstairs is full of vintage clothing. Shop is small but there is plenty there. Nice handmade jewelry. You will see things here that are eclectic and one...More

2  Thank 935LindaB935
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