En route from Acadia National Park to Deer Isle, you will discover the town of Ellsworth, Maine. This vibrant small town offers some great restaurants, attractions, and shops to enjoy during your stay at Pilgrim’s Inn. One eclectic shop you will discover here is Big Chicken Barn Books & Antiques. This favorite store for browsing antiques in Ellsworth, Maine, offers quite a range of one-of-a-kind collectibles and trinkets. You might just find the perfect Maine souvenir waiting for you at the unique Big Chicken Barn Books & Antiques shop!
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Embrace the Treasure Hunt!
One of the best things about country store antiques is the treasure hunt. You will be browsing items that may be one-of-a-kind finds that you can only discover right then and there! Whether you’re looking to buy or merely browse and explore some past gems, there are plenty of items at your fingertips. You might not be able to absorb each and every one, but keep your eye out for that special something. The search is on for that perfect item to pack in your suitcase as a souvenir or give as a gift to loved ones back home!
The Ever-Changing Inventory of Big Chicken Barn Books & Antiques
When you visit Big Chicken Barn Books & Antiques, you will find quite the mix of items in a 21,600-square-foot space. This diverse selection of enchanting items on display will pull you in and capture your attention. Sort through yellowed pages that have passed through many hands, copper cookware that has prepared countless dishes, and timeless trinkets that have sat on many shelves. There is constantly shifting inventory as well, so expect a new find each time you visit!
Find Collectibles at Big Chicken Barn Books & Antiques
The Big Chicken Barn offers items that pique the interest of modern-day collectors of antiques and more. Unhindered browsing through thousands of items allows for unexpected finds as well as plenty of opportunities to discover a particular piece in mind. There are some particular items that tend to raise the eyebrows of Maine history collectors. Models of sailing vessels, local prints and paintings, kerosene lanterns, and more are often sought after. Along with trinkets and antique pieces, there are over 150,000 rare magazines, books, newspapers, posters, charts, and other paper collectibles on site.
Antique Chic Pilgrim’s Inn
Pilgrim’s Inn is also a historic treasure on the Downeast Coast of Maine. At our bed and breakfast on Deer Isle, you will discover a trove of antiques in our fitting decor and charm. From our quaint accommodations to shared spaces throughout the inn, you will discover leather chairs, Persian rugs, and antique trinkets to appreciate! We also offer a great cabinet full of favorite old board games from Candyland to Chinese checkers to enjoy during downtime.