The Old Umbrella Shop, Launceston

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A heritage-listed site in the downtown area, The Old Umbrella Shop is one of the last surviving early 20th-century stores in all of Tasmania. Once operated by three generations of the Shott family, this store now features permanent historical displays and sells umbrella souvenirs, most of which are made on the premises. At this location you can also stop by a convenient visitor center, providing tourists with information about numerous other attractions in and around the city. After your visit to this historic shop, enjoy a cup of coffee at a nearby outdoor café, or take a leisurely stroll through one of the area’s verdant public parks. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to The Old Umbrella Shop and many more Launceston attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Launceston driving holiday planner.
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  • Completely pleased to find there was no umbrellas in sight, personally I am very frightened by the things and to arrive here and find it is in fact a display of taxidermy rats was a pleasant surprise,  more »
  • This shop is just stunnin,g from its beautiful window display and leadlighting to all that it sells inside.  more »

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