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Museum Facsimiles Outlet Store

31 South St, Pittsfield, MA 01201-6108
+1 413-499-1818
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Not a drive by!

We wandered into this store at the corner of North and South street to find an elaborate array of... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2016
ndm685
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Simsbury, Connecticut
If you love books, check out their book spine prints!

While this store has a wide range of lovely items to explore, from women's clothing to wallets and... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2016
readbks
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Slingerlands, New York
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When you want something beyond ordinary . . . An eclectic mix of some things you need, some things you don't need but just want and many things to make your home and life more pleasant. Doing dual duty as an outlet store for Museum Facsimiles, Pittsfield USA manufacturer supplying boutique stores, and an outlet for the cool things we find.
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  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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31 South St, Pittsfield, MA 01201-6108
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

We wandered into this store at the corner of North and South street to find an elaborate array of handmade artistic items, frames, cards, leather goods. The owner( I believe) was quite friendly and very helpful. No rush and they gift wrap.It was nice to...More

1  Thank ndm685
Reviewed 5 September 2016

While this store has a wide range of lovely items to explore, from women's clothing to wallets and bags to prints and cards to jewelry, the items that just amazed my husband and me are their (very) oversize framed prints of book spines. They scan...More

1  Thank readbks
Reviewed 29 August 2016

At the traffic circle between North & South Sts. Interesting tchotchkes from framed prints, handbages, jewelry, decorative bits you might find in a museum shop. Salesperson very friendly.More

1  Thank srhahm
laurie g, Owner at Museum Facsimiles Outlet Store, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2016

Thanks Srhahm for taking the time to write! Glad you found the prints interesting, we are the manufacturer of the prints, picture frames and hand printed letterpress greeting cards and sell them to boutique stores (and museum stores) worldwide. All of our product is wholesale...More

Reviewed 30 June 2016

They have a fantastic collection of printed material that they print themselves and will do custom work. I've bought prints, posters, greeting cards, trays, wallets, etc. The owner couldn't be more helpful

Thank jay k
laurie g, Owner at Museum Facsimiles Outlet Store, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2016

Thank you!

Reviewed 17 December 2015

The name tells the story of the products they sell, but it doesn't describe that it's fun to visit the store. They have a good range of products that look like museum pieces and they are great additions to a family room and, some of...More

Thank newengland50
laurie g, Owner at Museum Facsimiles Outlet Store, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2016

Thanks newengland50! Glad you love the book spines as much as we do! Let me know if you are looking for a particular map region, we have too many to list online. Most importantly, thanks for visiting Pittsfield & being a repeat visitor, we love...More

Reviewed 1 October 2015

This shop has cute merchandise reasonably priced. When I arrived, a large party was completing a sale with the clerk (the only one). I waited 10 minutes for the sale to be completed. I then asked to see an item and the clerk told me...More

1  Thank cc5429
laurie-museumoutlets, Owner at Museum Facsimiles Outlet Store, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2015

I'm sorry JuneBern that your experience was unpleasant and appreciate letting us know. Please be assured that we value everyone equally who frequents our store. During our anticipated busy periods we have more than one staff on but it sounds as though it's time to...More

Reviewed 25 August 2015

Gift shop and picture framing shop. Has leather goods, jewelery, unusual items for the home, soaps, candles, cards..etc Located central part of town. Comfortable atmosphere and lots of interesting items for browsing. Something for everyone, wide price range. Can also order online which I am...More

Thank junebern3
laurie g, Owner at Museum Facsimiles Outlet Store, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2016

Hi June! Thanks for taking the time to leave a review and for using our online! We try to touch every price point and offer a fun experience for everyone. Hope to see you back in Pittsfield soon!

Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

Stopped to look while at the Berkshire Museum next door -- and left with several cool finds. Will certainly return and also visit the website. Terrific for interesting gifts.

Thank W.H. D
laurie g, Owner at Museum Facsimiles Outlet Store, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2016

Thanks W.H. D, it's always nice to hear someone appreciates our eclectic taste! Hope to see you in the Berkshires soon!

Reviewed 31 July 2015

THE place to go for frames, mirrors. Wonderful selection of leather things, great gifts, enlarged and framed old-book spines (!!) -- many things made locally. You can complete your Christmas list here! Prices reasonable, too. (The picture doesn't do it justice!)More

Thank MW-Egr
laurie g, Owner at Museum Facsimiles Outlet Store, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2016

Thank you MW-Egr! Do you want a job?!! I love your enthusiasm. Yes, a lot of it is made by us, we sell to stores worldwide and all of our products are wholesale priced. I'm glad you appreciated that! Hope to see you again soon...More

Reviewed 24 July 2015

Great art and great framing. Ken is very knowledgeable and friendly. The store has a very eclectic collection of items and art for sale. Always does right by me.

3  Thank k l
laurie g, Owner at Museum Facsimiles Outlet Store, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2016

Thank you k l for your kind words! We appreciate you taking the time to review.

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