Visitors Guide to
Specialty Shops
French Colonial Country along the Great River Road
Belleville, Illinois
Belleville is known for its Main Street where a number of one-of-a-kind shops can be found in the historic downtown area, part of the largest historic district in Illinois. Special events including Art on the Square in May, Music on Main, and outdoor summer concerts add extra excitement to an afternoon or evening of shopping. Downtown Belleville is just fifteen minutes from downtown St. Louis and is a stop on the Metrolink. 
115 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Witty tees and Belle Vegas gifts are staple at Beatnik's. The shop also features reasonably priced hoodies, long and short sleeved tee shirts, and other fun merchandise.
Ben’s Craft & Floral
112 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
618-277- 9278
  Belleville’s best kept secret for crafts, gifts, framing, Vera Bradley handbags, and the largest silk floral collection on Southern Illinois. Just east of the fountain on Main Street.
Bicycle World
4516 West Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Established in 1984, Bicycle World is family owned and is constantly striving to bring excellent sales and service from experienced to novice riders. Bicycle World constantly updates its  inventory and the helpful and friendly staff will take care of all of your cycling needs from the sale to the tune up!
Blanquart Jewelers
& Gold Exchange

111 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
  The Tradition Continues...Family Owned since 1936. Blanquart Jewelers & Gold Exchange features fine jewelry, collectibles, charms, children's jewelry, corporate gifts, and jewelry repair.
Bracelets & More
101 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Bracelets & More is a little boutique on Main Street that carries handmade bracelets, other jewelry, handbags, and other items.
Bronx Zoo Boutique
1300 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Come join the experience. Bronx Zoo Boutique features home decor, garden fun, and women’s clothing all kinds of awesomeness. Instructional classes are offered from time to time.
Circa Boutique
128 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Circa Boutique and Gifts carries woman’s clothing and accessories, beauty and bath items, candles and homes décor, Mellow Mountain jewelry and some cool items for the kiddos.
CeLeen Gallery & Gifts
325 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
  CeLeen Gallery & Gifts carries the works of local artisans. You’re invited to browse their wonderful works including our growing unique line of upcycle and repurposed art work to find that very special piece of art or a gift for someone special.
Community Kindness
Re-sale Shoppe

500 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Community Kindness Re-sale Shoppe is staffed with volunteers and the proceeds support other local charities. The local residents benefit two ways. First, they save money buying quality items for less. Then, they support local charities serving their neighborhoods.
Crafty Eye Photography
204 Ross Lane
Belleville, IL
  Crafty Eye is a full service portrait studio giving its customers that little creative edge. We incorporate the latest in cutting edge photography to deliver a look to our customers that they can get nowhere else. AT Craft Eye “Image is Everything!”
Crystal & Spice Shoppe
318 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
  The largest St. Louis Metro-East coffee, tea and spice shop features coffee from around the world, fine loose teas, fresh dried herbs and spices, baking flavors and extracts, chocolate covered things, aromatic refreshers and frontier essential oils, kitchen gadgets, and more!
Dave's Homebrewing Supplies
122 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Dave's Homebrewing Supplies carries a complete line of brewing and winemaking supplies, gourmet foods, and natural products. You'll find one of the largest selections of wine kits including Wine Expert & RJ Spagnols. We offer free instruction and technical support on any products purchased from us.
Eckert Florist
201 West Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Come visit Eckert florist for all your occasions or maybe if you just want to show someone how much you love them! Flowers show many different feelings and emotions so why not come in and see us!
Eye on Design
309 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Eye on Design offers professional residential window treatment services to homeowners in the St. Louis metropolitan area. We work with you in your home or our 1,500 sq. ft. window fashions gallery to match your specific needs with the highest quality drapery, shades, blinds & shutters.
Gallery of Gifts and Framing
12 South High Street
Belleville, IL
  Gallery of Gifts and Framing is a specialty retailer of arts, crafts, framing, floral, wall décor, and seasonal merchandise for the hobbyist and do-it-yourself home decorator.
Happy Hop Homebrew & Gourmet
122 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Happy Hop Homebrew & Gourmet offers a complete line of beer and winemaking supplies, gourmet foods, and natural products.
Jan's Hallmark
32A Country Club Plaza
Belleville, IL
  Since 1983 Jan's Hallmark Gold Crown mission has been to exceed each customer's expectations by providing superior products and services. Their commitment to people, product and the shopping experience has resulted in continuous recognition from Hallmark Cards of Kansas City as one of the Very Best Hallmark Retailers in the World.
Keils Clock Shop
109 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Specializing in clock sales, service, and repair, Keil’s Clock Shop is carries hundreds of different models to choose from. We sell grandfather clocks, wall clocks, mantel clocks, floor clocks, cuckoo clocks, motion clocks, antique clocks and more. Clocks are what we know and all we do.
Thomas Kincade Gallery
100 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
  We are an exclusive Thomas Kinkade Signature Gold Gallery. Here you will find works by this American painter of popular realistic, bucolic, and idyllic subjects and known as the “Painter of Light.” All your purchases are 100% authentic with full customer support from our gallery.
Local Lucy's
301 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Local Lucy's is a gift shop with local vendors and artists with lots to choose from. From baby items, photography, aprons, lots of jewelry, cutting boards, candles, flowers for your garden, wine glasses, eco-friendly beauty items, purses, local honey and condiments, wedding gifts, baby shower gifts, and much more!
Mary's Hidden Treasures
800 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Mary's Hidden Treasures is Belleville's premier resale shop featuring clothing and shoes for the entire family, jewelry, children's games and toys, kitchenware, accent furniture, small electronics, books, movies, music, collectibles and so much more.  Stop in to find your treasure today!
Olive Oil Marketplace
18 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Olive Oils, Balsamics, & More! Our goal is to offer the finest, freshest, selections of Extra Virgin Olive Oil in the world at prices that are both reasonable and affordable.
Peace by Piece Co.
132 West Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Peace by Piece carries a variety of unique items like jewelry by Holly Yashi, Mellow Mountain, Fripptic and SRS Designs which is all handcrafted and most made locally. Our bath and body selection is handmade in Belleville by Sea Street Soap Works. Other products include Harveys Seatbeltbags and TOMS shoes.
Rising Star
202 West Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Rising Stars specializes in custom imprinted items. We offer many different customizing options such as digital printing, embroidery, and twill appliqué. We have many unique items and gifts that can be personalized.
Don Rodger's, Ltd
6727 West Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Don Rodger's invites you to shop our selection of men's and women's apparel. Since 1976, our business has been founded on providing our customers with the best selections of today's styles. We also provide you with a large selection of men's and women's accessories to help you create the perfect look.
Curt Smith Outdoors
13 North Church Street
Belleville, IL
  Curt Smith's Outdoors is your local one-stop to shop for all of your hunting needs. The store carries a wide variety of hunting equipment, firearms, gun cases, knives, accessories, apparel and footwear. Illinois and Missouri Hunting and fishing licenses are also available.
Curt Smith Sporting Goods
213 East Main Street
Belleville, IL
  Established in 1946, Curt Smith Sporting Goods, has been "keeping athletes in the game for over 60 years!" Located in Downtown Belleville, Illinois, we are your one-stop shop for all your individual and team sporting goods needs. The store focuses on team sports, footwear, uniforms, equipment and athletic retail from major vendors.
Sips n Splatters
15 South High Street
Belleville, IL
  Come prepare to paint and party with artist and teacher David Brandt. Sip on your favorite beverage as he guides you step by step through the process of creating your own masterpiece. All supplies are provided except your favorite beverage. An inexpensive night out and you get to take home your masterpiece.
Aunt Mary's Parlor
Belleville, IL
  312 East Main Street
Basket Case Boutique
Belleville, IL
  1680 Lebanon Avenue
Belleville Bowling & Sports Shop
Belleville, IL
  127 West Main Street
DeFrates Picture Eye Gallery
Belleville, IL
  948 East Main Street
Grimm & Gorly Florist
Belleville, IL
  324 East Main Street
Mueller Furniture
Belleville, IL
  1004 East Main Street
Nice Twice Resale Shop
Belleville, IL
  116 East Main Street

If you operate a business in the area and do not find your business listed, please visit our contact us page for information on free listings with a 50 word description or and other inexpensive advertising options. appreciates readers that know of a business that has closed and visits our contact us page and lets us know so that we can update our directory.

Mary's River
Covered Bridge
Fort Kaskaskia
State Historic Site
Ste. Genevieve
Pickle Springs
Natural Area

  Regional Guides
to the Middle Mississippi River Valley
  Meeting of the Great Rivers
National Scenic Byway
Ste. Genevieve &
French Colonial Country
Gateway to the West
St. Louis & St. Louis County
   Meeting the Missouri
Historic St. Charles County
The Lincoln Hills Region
Northeast Missouri
  The Tri-States Area
Iowa, Illinois & Missouri
The Mississippi River
Meets the Ohio River Home Page
Your index to over 800 informative pages covering the Middle Mississippi River Valley.
  At we strive for accuracy.
If you have any corrections, suggestions or information
you would like to see contact the webmaster.
For advertising information contact marketing.
Copyright 2001-2011 - Elsah, Illinois