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The Cotton Exchange

Wilmington, NC 28401
+1 910-343-9896
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Presents for pup

Coastal paws is a nice store for pups. The girl who helped me was very knowledgeable about the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cumming, Georgia
via mobile
Local shopping on small business Saturday

The cotton Exchange is a historical shopping spot with dining as well. If your looking for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
North Carolina Coast, North Carolina
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“fun shops” (6 reviews)
“unusual items” (3 reviews)
Wilmington, NC 28401
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Coastal paws is a nice store for pups. The girl who helped me was very knowledgeable about the treat inventory. What the ingredients were, etc. In addition they had collars and leashes and toys. I purchased a couple of dog treats which hopefully he will...More

Thank Viviancumming
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cotton Exchange is a historical shopping spot with dining as well. If your looking for something unique, made local, personalized, essential oils, jewelry, to java and so much more. You can bring along your doggie, it’s Fido friendly. Wonderful place to stop in while...More

Thank kdarletta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The cotton exchange building is a converted in many shops and restaurants on three levels parking is available off walnut st.

Thank Julian P
Reviewed 26 October 2017

There are 3 entrances that give you different feels entering the property thru the old courtyards and maze of walkways/buildings. There is tourist information available on the lower level/parking lot/riverside entrance with maps, brochures etc..We found a photograph at a nice art gallery as well...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 20 October 2017

If you're close you can go in and see some shops in this old building. There is nothing really notable here so do not travel to come here. Things may improve as Wilmington grows but those imp[rovements at not yet evident to me.

Thank Bob P
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Went here after not visiting for many years and it was not what I remember as a child. Maybe it has changed that much or I am thinking about another place not sure but I was not impressed at all. The stores where more like...More

Thank Debbie G
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Wonderful time exploring unique shops in the old Cotton Exchange on the riverfront in downtown Wilmington. This was followed by lunch in the German Cafe...which was excellent. Authentic German atmosphere and food....including homemade traditional deserts. The restaurant also had a nice selection of German chocolates...More

Thank lwc149
Reviewed 27 August 2017

As we entered town; we didn't realize that the shops had closed already. We could not make it back during this trip. Would like to in the future.

Thank moscicki
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

A nicely converted space, formally a cotton mill. All sorts of shopping and dining opportunities featuring really unique items. I've found my new favorite place to shop for clothing, Elizabeth's Ladies Boutique, I love all of her clothing. This is over two hours away from...More

Thank Debra S
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We come to Wilmington every year for a day while vacationing at Topsail Island, and always visit The Cotton Exchange just to walk around this historic building, or actually 8 buildings, that were in the 1800s and 1900s used as a cotton exchange, flour and...More

Thank Sightsee_Eat
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