Yankee Candle Company Store – South Deerfield, Massachusetts

Tour Yankee Candle Co. Flagship Store in South Deerfield, MA

On your next visit to western Massachusetts, plan to visit the Yankee Candle Co. flagship store in South Deerfield. This huge shop is the company’s headquarters, and it is unlike any candle shop you’ve ever visited before. A variety of beautiful themed exhibits feature more than one hundred and fifty Yankee candles, New England crafts, gift baskets, collectible items, toys, Christmas decorations and much more.

A visit to Yankee Candle is like touring a museum where everything is for sale. The store is huge, and you can relax and spend several hours touring its many showrooms of exhibits. Each exhibit is different from the last, but candles are always showcased.

Beautiful home furnishings, kitchen wear, and a seemingly endless assortment of Christmas items are just some of the variety of good you’ll see on your tour of Yankee Candle. It’s worthwhile to pick up a map available at the store’s entrances to be sure you don’t miss a thing.

Children as well as adults love visiting Yankee Candle. Santa Claus is regularly on site year round working in the store’s Toy Factory. There is an exquisite Bavarian Christmas Village display at the store as well as many Christmas shops and beautifully decorated Christmas trees.

Whether you visit Yankee Candle in June or December, it’s always snowing in the Black Forest room at Yankee Candle!  Kringle Market is the perfect place to start or finish your Christmas shopping for this year, and you can shop a huge variety of nutcrackers at Nutcracker Castle. It’s impossible not to catch the Christmas spirit on a visit to Yankee Candle.

Adults and children can try their hand at candle-dipping at Yankee Candle to create a one-of-a-kind souvenir. You can explore the candlemaking museum on site to learn more about the history of candlemaking.

You can pack a lunch to enjoy at one of the picnic areas at Yankee Candle, or opt to eat indoors. Chandlers is a terrific restaurant on site for lunch or a late afternoon meal. The Coffee Haus features excellent fresh roasted coffee and delicious treats, and you can watch and listen to the animitronic Oompah band while you enjoy your coffee break.

Yankee Candle is a terrific destination to include in a fall foliage tour of New England, and it’s the ultimate holiday attraction for families. The store is busiest in the fall and pre-holiday season, but you can enjoy a fun and entertaining visit anytime of the year.

2 Responses

  1. What are you hours of operation at the Factory/Museum/Stores

  2. You can visit Yankee Candle any day except Thanksgiving and Christmas from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. The store closes at 5 p.m. on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.