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Massachusetts Street

Lawrence, KS
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Ranked #2 of 25 Attractions in Lawrence
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Excelsior, Minnesota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 NEW

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW

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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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
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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8 reviews 8 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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11 reviews 11 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
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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14 reviews 14 reviews
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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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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51 reviews 51 reviews
18 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Great independent shops and restaurants. Something for everyone in the family and all price points. Bring quarters for the metered parking.

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chicago
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Every time we visit Lawrence we make sure to take a walk up and down Mass. Ave. There is an abundance of restaurants and stores or just a fun place for people watching and walking.

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Wichita, Kansas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Really enjoy shopping downtown Lawrence. Quaint shops and shopping like it used to be...historic old downtown.

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