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The Old Umbrella Shop

60 George St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6331 9248
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Wow

What a great little shop. Well worth a visit. A good range of Tasmanian items and at a good... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MariaW1186
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Launceston, Australia
Cute Historic Umbrella Shop

This cute little shop from a bygone era is a must see when visiting Launceston. It is run by very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
54Sophie2016
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Perth, Australia
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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60 George St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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+61 3 6331 9248
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great little shop. Well worth a visit. A good range of Tasmanian items and at a good price. I remember this store as a young girl for its variety of umbrellas but it now has so much much more.

Thank MariaW1186
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This cute little shop from a bygone era is a must see when visiting Launceston. It is run by very friendly volunteers who love to chat. There is a good selection of souvenirs, toys and of course umbrellas. An old antique cash register is used...More

Thank 54Sophie2016
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Have an umbrella bought as a gift from this quaint shop of useful items. Its a well made great umbrella with a picture on the inside that brightens up any dull and rainy day. Highy recommend their products now.

Thank 801tanya2015
Reviewed 14 July 2017

friendly ladies running this cute shop, interested in where we were from, happy to give us advice on the area

Thank Snimoo3
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Thanks to the faithful volunteers, this beautiful little shop has remained a jewel in the city for many decades. It is full of wonderful gifts - including children's toys and souvenirs, and of course Tasmania's best array of gorgeous umbrellas.

Thank Betty B
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Well we read this was a must to visit so of we go into the city centre to find this store closed. Very disappointing as we would have love to visit this little gem of a place and purchased some gifts for the grand children....More

Thank 141vivienneg
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I guess I was anticipating more museum less shop; so my disappointment is my own making. Basically a trinket shop with a small case displaying old umbrellas, nice to look at but didn't spend more then 5mins in the store.

Thank Courts_thoughts
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I love this shop. Its quirky from an era gone by. The umbrellas are beautiful and the whole feel of the shop makes it must to visit.

Thank Kathryn H
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I just popped in and was glad I did as a beautiful shop with all the original fittings.mit also has lovely wares nc lauding all sorts of beautiful umbrellas.

Thank wendy w
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Quaint store with original Windows and good range of handicrafts... Not just umbrellas. Tourist agency with very helpful staff inside. Located on trendy George Street... the top location for Saturday nighters.

Thank Roz D
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