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The Imaginarium, York

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Gift & Specialty Shop · Hidden Gem · Shopping
With the atmosphere of a curiosity shop the 1800s, The Imaginarium specializes in soap making. This home and lifestyle ware shop sells all sorts of quirky items in a mix of boutique and theater. This shop of affordable luxuries has fabric creations, personalized glassware, and decorative fairies, and features an attractive gilded merry-go-round horse in its large shop window. Before you head to York, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly York road trip website, to make sure you see all that York has to offer, including The Imaginarium.
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  • Always a must go to when in York, cannot wait to re visit in April when we’re allowed back on trains and In shops  more »
  • We visit the Imaginarium every year and always spend hundreds of pounds in there, and in their sister shop next door. We went September 2020 and likewise wanted to buy various items, totalling over...  more »
  • First visit to York and found this quirky shop. Absolutely love it, the staff were very friendly and jovial. The shop was full of lovely unusual items and the layout was perfect at enticing you to look further into every nook and cranny. Brought a few gifts, but could easily have brought more.
  • Lovely shop! Lots of unusual, different items for sale and very nice decor, pretty lights and sumptuous smells. Worth a look.

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