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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 - 9:00 pm
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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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Located on Gay street

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
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217 reviews 217 reviews
101 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

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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53 reviews 53 reviews
35 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

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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37 reviews 37 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 NEW

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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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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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Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona
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84 reviews 84 reviews
38 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 via mobile

so after walking the east tennesee history museum and putting this general store into context with what they say is a true general store. This store is pretty much right on. I ended up going twice because I wanted to see the downstairs as well before I made a review. When you walk In the clothes are up front and... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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83 reviews 83 reviews
27 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

the title is a little deceiving (when you are an auction house for antiques) because you walk in thinking it'll be true old school General Store, it got it half right and sells new different with an old flair. nice place, nice staff. offers the unusual at reasonable prices in the middle of downtown Knoxville

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I love this store! It has such a great variety of things that makes it the perfect spot to pick up a gift for just about anyone. It has retro toys, old fashioned candy, fresh popcorn by the bag, kitchen items, dog items, garden items, clothing, and hiking/outdoor gear. Love it!

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Pittsburgh, PA
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

This is a really neat store, they have everything! Clothes, local honey, soap products, gifts and a candy section for the kids!

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Aberdeen, Maryland
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93 reviews 93 reviews
20 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

This store is located in downtown Knoxville on South Gay Street, among other stores and restaurants. The store carries a great variety of clothing, accessories, knick knacks, etc. my husband and I were excited to find some of the hard to find (near home) colas, such as Cheerwine and Nehi, in the long neck bottles. Overall, the prices in the... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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148 reviews 148 reviews
25 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This is a great stop for everyone in the family and for couples too! If you are in need of hiking boots or comfy walking shoes this is your stop. They sell the "Life is Good" brand. You will also find barrels of candy that will amaze and also delight someone searching for a pastime favorite. Think country and woods... More 

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