Visit the historic Village of Elsah, Illinois for some unique shopping.
Elsah General Store
Take a step back in time at an old fashion general store in the heart of historic Elsah, and discover groceries, specialty foods, vintage bottled soda, old-time candy, ice cream, cards, books, pottery, and the ‘goodies table.’
One of Elsah’s original stone houses built in 1858, is now home to this charming gift shop, which raises social awareness by featuring unique gifts, artwork, and jewelry oriented toward supporting fair trade and charitable organizations.
Located at 7 Mill Street. Hours are 11 am to 3 pm, Saturdays and Sundays during the regular season.
Located inside the Green Tree Inn Bed and Breakfast at 15 Mill Street. Gary Davis, co-owner of Green Tree Inn, loves to go to auctions and estate sales. His treasures are sold in the Green Tree Inn Antique Room. Some of his current treasures include multiple coffee grinders, stoneware crocks, a variety of cast iron pieces, glassware, gingerbread clocks, and a variety of other items.
Little Barn Floral Design and Photography Gallery is home to Systir Studio where Linda Drysdale creates realistic ikebana-inspired paper floral arrangements on a commission basis. Linda’s work is on display at ‘Life in the Postcard’ Gallery, 20 LaSalle Street in Elsah, Illinois.
‘Life in the Postcard’ Photography Gallery is found at 20 LaSalle St., in the historic Keller Store in Elsah, Illinois. The gallery displays Jeff Depew’s lifelong and current, fine art monochrome and landscape photography.
The Look Factory is a specialty European clothing shop with imported fabrics, trims, antique linens, and beautiful upscale unique bohemian/resort-style comfy ladies’ clothing. The designs are unique but ageless and have something for almost everyone.
Nationally recognized artisans, Jan and Jonathan Wright handcraft an assortment of Early American Folk Pottery. Selected by Early American Life magazine for its prestigious “Directory of Traditional American Crafts,” 1991 – present.
Three Rivers Community Farm is a twelve-acre CSA farm nestled behind the small historic town of Elsah, IL. The farm produces a well-stocked stand and carries other local growers’ meat, eggs, fruit, honey, bread, and much more!