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Address: 124 South Side Square, Huntsville, AL 35801
Phone Number: 256.536.3631
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Great store to browse and buy unique gifts.

This is a neat shop to go into. it is an old historic hardware store but has all kinds of things. Candy, kitchen tools, lots of good gift ideas. Great stop in the historic... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

This is a neat shop to go into. it is an old historic hardware store but has all kinds of things. Candy, kitchen tools, lots of good gift ideas. Great stop in the historic district

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Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

We always have a great experience at Harrison Bros. Hardware because of the fine people there. We really enjoy the history and the unique products they carry.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

This is a must do on a downtown Huntsville tour. It is filled with crafts made by locals (candles, soaps, art work). They sell candy and other food items such as honey. An awesome little store!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 via mobile

In its original building as part of the courthouse square in downtown Huntsville, the volunteers cheerfully point out the many displays of old hardware items and historic huge cash register "guarded" by the friendliest old dog appopriate for the old wooden floors and high ceilings that take you back in time--but its not just a museum--old time goods are still... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

My sister lives in Huntsville and never heard of the places we went on our adventure! We didn't want to spend a ton on our adventure so we went here they have a ton of local history crammed in this shop along with souviners I got a cook book with recipes by local residents!

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Huntsville, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

This is a wonderful Old store on the south side of the Square which is as much as a museum as a unique gift store. It has lots of local art and made items plus retro toys and gifts. It is run by volunteers. I always find something useful or interesting that I HAVE to buy in there!

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Rainsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

As we stepped from the sidewalk into Harrison Hardware, we stepped into a day long gone by. Beautiful wooden floors, wooden display cases and shelves to the ceiling are the first things that catch the eye. The store is operated as both a museum and a store. A charming volunteer told us about the history of the store and was... More 

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Dandridge, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

If you like history and charm, this place is wonderful. I just can't describe how much fun we had visiting Harrison Brothers Hardware. It is a gem in downtown. Definitely recommend!

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Huntsville, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I'm new to Huntsville but not to history. This place is run by the local historical society and the top half of the store is kept just as it was 50-60 yrs ago when it was still a hardware store. The old ledgers and phone books are there. You can even peer into the old safe. Finish your visit by... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Yes you can.... Travel back in time, just visit Harrison Brothers Hardware Store. We loved it. There are a lot of left overs from the past. And old National cash register and other things of the old accountant stuff at the back of the shop. You can even buy single marbles in a lot of different colors. The employees are... More 

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