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Ten Thousand Villages

303 Lookout Road, Moore Center, Montreat, NC 28757
+1 828-669-1406
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Wonderful selection of interesting gifts

This chain of stores always has the most intriguing items, including jewelry, chocolates, household... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
MaryJo M
Granger, Indiana
Worth a Trip Up the Valley

Ten Thousand Villages is a great place to Christmas shop, or gift shop of any kind. They are a... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2016
Birmingham, Alabama
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303 Lookout Road, Moore Center, Montreat, NC 28757
+1 828-669-1406
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

This chain of stores always has the most intriguing items, including jewelry, chocolates, household furnishings, etc. The staff was friendly without being intrusive.

Thank MaryJo M
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Ten Thousand Villages is a great place to Christmas shop, or gift shop of any kind. They are a fair-trade establishment with contacts to craftspeople and artisans all over the world. Buy a scarf from Peru, a creche from Burkina Faso, a bowl from Thailand...More

Thank birminghampastor
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I love this place it's in Montreat college which is in black mountain . Right before you go in to the store there a big lake it's call lake Susan it's so Beautiful please came and see what they have

Thank hawks432
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The items in Ten Thousand Villages are gorgeous and help artisans throughout the world. The kids both found need souvenirs of our trip--I could have spent another hour looking at all of the items for sale. Beautiful.

Thank A M
Reviewed 9 August 2016

I visited this store on a lark, whilst in Montreat. Found it to be a little bizarre for it to have eastern religion items at what is basically an old Presbyterian missionary retreat, but then... That aside, I found the shop to be located on...More

Thank LowDragAL
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Away with gal friends..went exploring..walking around this great area..this store has great things in it..I did buy a hand made birdhouse..wonderfully made..original..

Thank Kathleen R
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Small boutique shop with pieces/collections from all over the world. The staff was lovely, welcoming and inviting. Great to walkout the back to the lake/reservoir. Building that the shop is in has a public restroom that is indoors

Thank Hoosurnurse05
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Lots of treasures in this store. They sell all kinds of jewelry and knickknacks from all around the world. If you are in Montreat, go ahead and stop in. You're sure to find something that catches your eye!

Thank Ashley C
Reviewed 30 August 2014

This is a most unique shop and basically only the second store in Montreat. It has a wonderful selection of art, home décor, crafts, jewelry and more from around the world. We always enjoy strolling through the store and finding unique gifts. Be sure to...More

Thank mixaconsulting
Reviewed 19 July 2014 via mobile

We were so happy we tried this place! It has merchandise from all over the world that is so different. Artists make the products and then it is sold in the Ten Thousand Villages shops in America. We signed up for their email and now...More

Thank ronna58
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