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Great for ancient coins

Artifacts has all kinds of antique items. Yet the ancient Greek, Roman, and shipwreck coins are the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ScubaStuke
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Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman
Ancient History Lovers

My wife and I visited this store while on shore from our cruise. I had heard about this place prior... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
william h
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Artifacts is an antique store founded in 1971 and is a treasure trove of antique jewellery, maps, prints, china, shipwreck treasures, ancient Greek and Roman coins, Spanish American coins both mounted in 14kt gold and unmounted. It is a great spot...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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6 Harbour Drive | Cayside Galleries, Grand Cayman
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Artifacts has all kinds of antique items. Yet the ancient Greek, Roman, and shipwreck coins are the best items to view and purchase. I purchased an antique string of graduated pearls for my wife that were from 1920. They are so cool! If you come...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ScubaStuke
Reviewed 28 October 2018

My wife and I visited this store while on shore from our cruise. I had heard about this place prior to our arrival and wanted to make sure we did not miss it. I was not disappointed. If you have even a passing interest in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank william h
Lori A, Manager at Artifacts, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Dear William, We are very pleased you enjoyed coming into the Shop. History is our passion and we love sharing it! We hope you had a pleasant cruise and hopefully return to the Cayman Islands and our Shop again! Best wishes to you and your...More

Reviewed 21 September 2018

This shop is defiantly a hidden gem. Stopped in just to look at the many interesting pieces and walked out with a beautiful vintage hallmark bracelet and some local water color paintings.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Amber B
Lori A, Manager at Artifacts, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Many thanks for your business and your review! We hope you enjoyed your visit to the Cayman Islands and return again one day! All the best and kind regards, Lori Adams at Artifacts

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

I was wandering around Georgetown, not looking for anything in particular. The window display caught my eye. Lots of interesting items displayed. Staff are super helpful and chill. They don't push at all. Ended buying a 1972 proof set and the 2017 and 2018 Marlen...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank peterlevesque
Lori A, Manager at Artifacts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you for browsing AND buying! We hope you enjoyed your visit to Cayman and look forward to your return for more browsing! Our stock is always changing so always something new to view!

Reviewed 8 August 2018

This little shop is jam-packed with unique items from around the world, especially relics from shipwrecks, Asian antique art, coins and jewelry. Staff is able to discuss each item in great detail, which is much more than is provided to visitors to many museums. Great...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank BobNNC
Lori A, Manager at Artifacts, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

We very much appreciate your kind comments and look forward to your next visit! Best regards from us all at Artifacts

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Great little shop with plenty of historic treasures. The two ladies who were working while we visited were super nice and really informative. They certainly know the history behind their coins and are eager to share a few stories. Hope to visit (and shop) again!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank VlovestoTravel
Lori A, Manager at Artifacts, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

We look forward to seeing you again when you next visit the Cayman Islands when hopefully we will have new histories to share with you! All the best from all at Artifacts

Reviewed 22 July 2018

Located just blocks from the tourist hell of George Town's port area (see one cruise port area [the actual port area, not the whole town], you've seen them all), Artifacts is a treasure trove of antiquities, for sale at very reasonable prices. We bought coins...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Lori A, Manager at Artifacts, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thanks for finding us and your review! We hope you return to Cayman, despite the tourist shops! Kind regards, Lori Adams

Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

This shop truly lives up to the hype received here on Trip Advisor. We are antique lovers and had researched this shop prior to our arrival on the Island as a place we planned to visit. We were not disappointed. The collection of antique binoculars...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

What a cute and quaint little store. It was an amazing little surprise to find as we walked down the street. Full of lots of historic piece both for sale and just to browse. The staff was super friendly and willing to show you anything...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Lori A, Manager at Artifacts, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

We are so glad you found our Store and liked our antiques and shipwreck artifacts. We hope your visit to Cayman was enjoyable and that you return soon!

Reviewed 3 July 2018

Have visited this store twice (2014 and 2018) and have made a purchase each time. Unique items, knowledge staff (Charles is great, but I am sure they all are), and great customer service. My wife and I are returning to the Caymon's again in a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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