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Address: Lawrence, KS

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Vintage Touch To A Great City

Massachusetts Street is a must when visiting Lawrence. The historic buildings are beautiful and add character to the place. The stores are unique, though often pricey, and offer... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Massachusetts Street is a must when visiting Lawrence. The historic buildings are beautiful and add character to the place. The stores are unique, though often pricey, and offer great Lawrence themed gifts that aren't cheesy or cheap. Parking is plentiful though metered, but after 6pm it's free, though be careful because they watch it carefully and won't hesitate to ticket... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Lots of fun local stores and restaurants. Free State Brewery, Wheatfields, and the Burger Stand some of my favorite places to eat. For shopping love Hobbs, Sunflower Outdoor and the Toy Store. I go with my teens, husband, sister, friends or by myself. Always a good time and easy parking. Lots of free parking too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Always something going on Downtown especially on the weekends. Definitely and destination to visit and bring family and friends. Home town Feel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Living in Lawrence for five year, Mass St. became a favorite activity. Whether shopping, looking for a unique place to eat or just passing the time by people watching Mass St offers it all. Paired with a unique atmosphere found only in this beloved college town, I'd highly recommend to all!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

We always do our Christmas shopping on Mass. There are lots of shops here that you can't find anywhere else. Good food too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

I have traveled to over 20 countries. Getting a strip with a few blocks of ecclectic pubs, record stores, fair trade retail sales, etc. is no small feat for most college towns. What sets this place apart is that it isn't just a few blocks. It is more like 6 or 7 blocks punctuated with old theatre buildings, and book-shelfed... More 

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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I liked the Old fashioned downtown with the vehicles parked diagonally with meters to tend to. And it's non stop stores and restaurants. So fun to window shop and people watch - everybody is enjoying themselves. The landscaping is beautiful and well kept. All this is a very small city that feels safe and inviting. NOT like a big city... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Our family loves to take walks down Mass street, stop at Hot Box Cookies or Sylas and Maddy's for a treat. Coffee shops to warm up on cold days. Book stores, local goods, fine shopping. Fun window shopping and excellent people watching! Hope you all love it as much as we do.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

a couple of ladies at the KU bookstore recommended visiting Mass street. We went to mass street sodas- an amazing collection of sodas! And Syla and Maddys ice cream. Delicious!! Both worth the stop!!

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Salisbury, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Lawrence had great shopping and unique stores. The Toy Store was fun, and my family enjoyed the antique stores.

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Address: Lawrence, KS
Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Lawrence

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