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Massachusetts Street

Lawrence, KS
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Ranked #1 of 25 Attractions in Lawrence
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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New York
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

A great street to stroll down. Lots of options for shopping and dining. Several very cute mom & pop style shops, coffee houses, bookstores and bars. Parking is easier if you take one of the side streets.

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Lawrence, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

Mass Street is the best place in Lawrence. There are tons of great restaurants, lots of shopping, street performers, friendly people, and a historic facade. No matter the season Mass is bustling and beautiful.

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Lawrence, Kansas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I come to Mass. Street everyday. I love how cultured Lawrence is compared to the rest of Kansas. I swear Lawrence is its own little state or country. Everyone you see on Mass. has their own unique style. I love just going down there and sitting on a bench and just people watch. :)

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Excelsior, Minnesota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Great walking town, great variety of eating and entertainment options. Fun, college vibe...feels like Main St. USA.

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North Kingstown, Rhode Island
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

If you love to shop or eat, this strip is great to visit in the heart of downtown Lawrence. Lots of sights and also great for people watching, always something to see.

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Leawood, Kansas
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68 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Have been going to Lawrence for over 40 years. Mass street and downtown is forever changing. It has alot of nice restaurants ,clothing stores and bars. It used to have more verity of stores. Still a nice day trip or stop over. Recommend. Alot of history in this town.

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Union, Missouri
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We stopped here as a way to stretch our legs off I-70. We were pleasantly surprised. The shops were quirky and fun. The street had a cool vibe. I would definitely visit again!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I loved walking down Mass Street! There is so much to see, you definitely don't lack in options for shopping or dining. Very dog friendly town, and clean for the most part. I thought the architecture and surroundings were quite beautiful! Tip: Shops open at 10am, but it is difficult to find parking later in the afternoon. It becomes quite... More

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palatine, illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Nice college town , good food, spirit wear shopping and decent bars throughout the strip. always feel safe downtown,

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Oklahoma
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5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Equal parts historic and eclectic, "Mass" Street boasts some seriously good dining, stacked-high bookstores, one of my all-time favorite toy stores, and shops featuring local and regional artists. We've been there several times while visiting Lawrence and everyone has a great time.

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