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Elmer's Barn

Route 17, Coopers Mills, ME
+1 207-549-7671
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Generous Friar’s

If you’re in Bangor, Maine and want a unique lunch stop at the Friars bakehouse on Central... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
Randy J
Millinocket, Maine
via mobile
Bit of a mess, but if you are looking for something specific they might have it, but be prepared to pay 2-3 times for it

We were referred to Elmers from another shop and were told this would be a “picking” type shop... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Mike M
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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Architectural antiques, signs and lace are all to be found at this antique shop.
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good30%
  • Average28%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
30 Oct 2017
“Generous Friar’s”
27 Jun 2017
“If you can't find it here you don't need it”
Route 17, Coopers Mills, ME
+1 207-549-7671
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

If you’re in Bangor, Maine and want a unique lunch stop at the Friars bakehouse on Central Street. It definitely has religious overtones but it’s run by the Friars right so this just adds to the feeling of getting your soul fed here. The rack...More

Thank Randy J
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We were referred to Elmers from another shop and were told this would be a “picking” type shop. Well, they do have some good options for picking, but as others have said they really have a lot of just junk or yard sale type things...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Always a great place to spend a few hours looking for photo props. Lots to see. I always find interesting items and great prices. Give yourself a few hours. Third floor is extremely hot in the summer months. Owner has really organized the place and...More

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 28 June 2017

It used to be a yard full and 3 stories of STUFF. Old stuff, used stuff, new stuff and what is that stuff just piled everywhere. Rummage for hours was the rule when one went there. I loved it, dust and all. This time when...More

Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Elmers was a very interesting place. The barn is filled from top to bottom with different types of items. You really have to be willing to scrounge and search through a lot of dirty, undesirable items to find the gems. I was able to come...More

Thank Christina S
Reviewed 6 August 2016

If you like to prowl through what seems like acres of antiques, junk and curious finds, Elmer's is for you. One of my favorites whenever we are in the area.

Thank thorstenveblen
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Too much filth to sift through. Once you get past that- u get to the floor of overpriced dealers and cheap jewelry. Skip it.

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 23 May 2016

I have been going to Elmer's for the indoor "flea market", collectables, tools, furniture, doors, and odd things for 20+ years. I love rooting around in this funky old barn! Bring a sense of adventure when you visit.

1  Thank Lynne O
Reviewed 29 April 2016

It is always a blast seeing Ivana, and finding some great deals! This is a perfect place to spend a day, because there's so much history to learn about and everyone is so friendly! Definitely worth a visit! v

1  Thank Tiffany W
Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

Take your time in Elmer's Barn or you miss the point as well as some good deals. Places like this are disappearing fast from Maine, particularly in the MidCoast; savor them while you still can.

Thank Karen J
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