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Mast General Store

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Address: 402 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN 37902
Phone Number: 865-546-1336
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10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon - Wed 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thu - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Great Place for Day Trip to Knoxville

It's like stepping back in time. The candy in this store are the ones you grew up as a kid and is no longer available at the other stores. Great store, has camping and clothing... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2015
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Jarrettsville
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Jarrettsville
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

It's like stepping back in time. The candy in this store are the ones you grew up as a kid and is no longer available at the other stores. Great store, has camping and clothing in the lower level

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Naples, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

We got a kick out of this place! They have such a unique and fun variety of things that I don't know where to start! They are pet friendly, as we brought in my Dad's girlfriend's King Charles Cavalier. They even have doggie bowls at the front filled with water. There are comfortable rocking chairs for adults and kids to... More 

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Gainesville, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

This is a great place to get clothing. The prices are excellent. The shoes are marked down and they have such good prices. You can also get things for your pet, toys, dog bowls, treats. The kids will love all of the candy bins. They also have some toys, kitchen supplies, books, cookware, dinnerware, glasses, and much more. You can... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The Mast General Store in Knoxville is a true classic where you can find novelty items which you are not likely to find elsewhere.

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Knoxville
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

I was glad that Knoxville had a Mass General Store open on Gay Street. I loved to stop at the one in North Carolina when we had time as we passed through. My favorite part of the store is the candy barrels...a throwback to old time general store candies. Downstairs has a good assortment of outdoor gear, apparel, and shoes.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We went in just to look around. I have never seen more candy selection as they have. Got a lot of neat knick nacks as my mama's would say!

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

This one it located downtown on Gay street. There are several locations located throughout the south. I can say I do not remember them from when I was a child living in Knoxville. They have candy, cooking stuff, outdoors stuff, and other souvenirs. They have a clothes selection similar to R.E.I., Bass Pro Shop, or Cabela's. The prices are similar... More 

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Amory, Mississippi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

My husbans I saw the store and went in just out of curiosity and ended up spending about 2 hours looking around. Found all sorts of stuff for momentos. Tons of different kinds of jelly in every flavor you can imagine. All kinds of neat shirts for little people and big people too. Hope you enjoy it as much as... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

From the first time we visited the original Mast General Store in Boone, NC, we were stoked to get one here in Knoxville, and they really delivered! From the high quality clothing to the great outdoor gear downstairs, you MUST come see everything! The nostalgic area with the candy and "old" toys and games is amazing and I am certain... More 

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Hazle Township, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

This was incredible. Really big store with gorgeous hand made wooden rockers and furniture. Beautiful clothes. Old time barrels with candy. Workers were extremely helpful and friendly. Were able to take our pets in the store. We actually purchased a rocker which they will be shipping to us. Heidi who we dealt with for the rocker went out of her... More 

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Additional Information about Mast General Store

Address: 402 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN 37902
Phone Number: 865-546-1336
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

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