2018 Times Herald Record ``Best Gift Shop``

“We are pleased and proud to be voted, for the third year in a row, the Best Gift Shop in the region in the Times Herald Record’s annual reader’s choice poll.. In addition the paper did a very nice article on us.”  – Gary Homes

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2018 Times Herald Record Best Gift Shop 2018

Our Story

From the moment you step on our original oak floorboards, you’ll know you’ve left the modern world behind. Here, you can bring pleasure and joy back to gift giving and home decorating. Peruse the aisles, and visit each room downstairs and up for fine, locally handcrafted gifts, decorative accessories, country furniture and foods.  It’s all here in our lovingly restored 1840’s general store that was originally a trading post for the D&H Canal.

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Old World Pickle

Rated 4.67 out of 5

An Old World Pickle Ornament. Find the pickle first for a special treat. An Old World tradition.

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107 Sullivan St, Wurtsboro, NY 12790

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7 Days a Week: 10AM-5PM
  • History Photo of the Week: Postcard view of the Phillipsport station and dam. Compliments of the Mamakating Historical Society.
    August 4, 2018
  • THANKS to all our customers. We were voted 2018's BEST GIFT SHOP in the Record's Reader's Poll. Thanks to you! They even did an article on us for the "Best of" edition yesterday, July 27. We've attached the article below.
    July 30, 2018
  • History Photo of the Week: Birch Lodge, an interesting summer cabin, as featured in the Wurtsboro Board of Trade's early 1900s booklet. We have no idea where it was or whether it still exists. Any ideas?
    July 28, 2018
  • History Photo of the Week: A colorized photo of Wurtsboro. We believe Fulton and Holmes, now Canal Towne, is on the other side of the street behind the trees.
    July 21, 2018


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