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Mountain Trip with Friends

Very quaint shop located in the heart of Downtown Eureka Springs. The shop is full of local... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tullos, Louisiana

The Iris at the Basin is one of of the coolest stores in downtown Eureka. They always have... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
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8 Spring St, Eureka Springs, AR 72632-3105
+1 479-253-9494
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very quaint shop located in the heart of Downtown Eureka Springs. The shop is full of local artists work, as well as very unique items. Prices were very reasonable.

Thank mrichardel
Reviewed 23 July 2018

I traveled to Eureka Springs in April with my daughter and aa friend. We visited the iris as we do every trip. I have made purchases there before and have been happy but unfortunately this trip was different. I purchased a ring that has Swavarski...More

Thank lswinchester
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

The Iris at the Basin is one of of the coolest stores in downtown Eureka. They always have different items and things you won’t find elsewhere in town. I was really drawn to the Pete the Cat items, especially the prints but at $40 a...More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Great gift shop with a nice selection of cards, jewelery, pictures and pottery made by local artists . Very nice staff.

Thank Laura P
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

All kinds of interesting items to purchase. Very unusual eclectic selections! It’s in the bottom of the Basin Street hotel.

Thank Bismarck1956
Reviewed 26 September 2017

This beautiful gallery was a great opportunity to find some unique and lovely art work that you can't find just anywhere else. Definitely worth a stop if you're looking for a unique art piece.

Thank CMN14
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Iris has gorgeous artwork and objects d'arte. The Basin Hotel it's located in is perfect for a downtown stay- everything is close. I love the original decor, the ballroom, the natural beauty all around, the people watching from the balconies. Overall, it's such a neat...More

Thank lfdillard
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Go tot the restaurant ask for the bartender Larry. Get him to make you the top shelf best margarita you ever will have.

Thank SteveP8703
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Great place to view a variety of work from area artists as well as national ones. There is a nice mix of ceramics, jewelry, sculpture, and other work.The quality of art is excellent with a variety of price range.

Thank Carolyn C
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Really an art gallerty more than a gift shop, this place is located in an historic hotel and features books, music CDS, jewelry and works on paper by local artists. A pleasure to browse and buy, as the prices were quite reasonable given the quality.

Thank Margaret E
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