We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Danforth Pewter

52 Seymour St, Middlebury, VT 05753
+1 802-388-0098
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Hand crafter pewter at its best!

The selection is fabulous and the store is set up so beautifully! Twice a year they have sales and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
FCIPenny
,
Middlebury, Vermont
Layla Wire Earrings

Danforth Peter has an array of beautifully handcrafted pewter items for everyone! I love their... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
Penny L
,
Middlebury, Vermont
via mobile
Read all 33 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Visit our workshop to learn more about how we work metal by hand. Watch us handspin a pewter old lamp or cast pewter ornaments.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good27%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“baby items” (2 reviews)
“great quality” (2 reviews)
“ornaments” (7 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 5:30 AM
LOCATION
52 Seymour St, Middlebury, VT 05753
CONTACT
Website
+1 802-388-0098
Write a Review
Reviews (33)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The selection is fabulous and the store is set up so beautifully! Twice a year they have sales and discounts on regular merchandise when you purchase from the sale inventory! They even engrave, so you can get a truly beautiful and unique gift for weddings,...More

Thank FCIPenny
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Danforth Peter has an array of beautifully handcrafted pewter items for everyone! I love their jewelry designs especially the Layla wire earrings! It's my favorite and I wear them nearly every day and get many compliments on them. For $32 it is worth the investment....More

Thank Penny L
Danforth P, Manager at Danforth Pewter, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Penny- Thank you for your review. Come back to the store and visit us again soon! New designs are heading to the store all the time. You may find a new favorite design!

Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I own lots of the earrings and necklaces and always get compliments on them. I also started my collection of the Christmas tree ornaments which are special each year. I purchased one of the baby cups and had it engraved and gave it as a...More

Thank Judy N
Danforth P, Manager at Danforth Pewter, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Judy- We are glad that you have started a collection of our ornaments. Do you collect the annual ornaments? The 2017 "Sweet Anticipation" is available now. Visit the store to see this year's design.

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

You can go to the shop on Main St, but I prefer the factory shop just down the road. Wonderful ornaments are an easy annual Christmas tradition, gorgeous jewelry, and timeless baby items and lanterns.

Thank JR981
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Pretty little shop, lots of great products to choose from whether you are looking for dining room pieces, great ornaments to give as gifts, even a fabulous selection of buttons to jazz up your sweater or coat. Really interesting to watch the craftsmen work, as...More

Thank M616M
Reviewed 13 July 2016

The staff was just wonderful and the different items they had for sale were interesting, unique and varied in prices.

Thank KatDenosky
Reviewed 1 July 2016

The visible workshop was fascinating; can watch all the processes that make the products. The shop is beautifully laid out, with gifts at most price points, and helpful staff. And the restrooms are clean!

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Nice shop and a great way to understand how the pewter items are crafted. We visited on a Saturday, the one employee in the showroom was very cordial and gracious. The building is a showroom, with an alcove devoted to Whistlepig Rye Whiskey, the back...More

1  Thank MO4975678910
Reviewed 29 May 2016

The staff was helpful & told us about the process of making pewter & we saw the artisans at work. Nice selection of pewter gifts in a very nice gift store.

Thank gogirl17
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The Danforth Pewter factory in Middlebury has almost the entire work floor surrounded in glass so visitors can watch the beautiful pieces being made. The visitors store has a wonderful collection of work. Worth a visit when you are in town.

Thank WestwardGo
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Storm Cafe
237 reviews
.75 km away
Fire & Ice
403 reviews
.32 km away
Jessica's at Swift House Inn Restaurant
134 reviews
.50 km away
Two Brothers Tavern
361 reviews
.87 km away
Nearby Attractions
Otter Creek Brewing
109 reviews
1.07 km away
Town Hall Theater
19 reviews
.83 km away
Henry Sheldon Museum of Vermont History
28 reviews
.84 km away
Vermont Folklife Center
10 reviews
.87 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
karwalkers
27 July 2017|
Answer
Response from Danforth P | Property representative |
Yes, you can watch hollowware pieces being handspun on the lathe and the casting of pewter pieces. Production works M-F during the hours 9:30AM - 3:30PM at the workshop store in Middlebury.
1
Vote