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Harrison Brothers Hardware

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124 Southside Sq, Huntsville, AL 35801-4225
+1 256-536-3631
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Part museum, part gift shop, all time travel to a cool time in the past...

This former 1800s and early 1900s hardware store is now operated by the Huntsville historical... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2018
happy_in_paris_10
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Atlanta, Georgia
Time Travel

Just looking in the windows of Harrison Hardware takes you back to another, less frantic time... read more

Reviewed December 24, 2017
Tomr1109
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Huntsville
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124 Southside Sq, Huntsville, AL 35801-4225
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"cash register"
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"step back in time"
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"historical society"
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"food items"
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"for sale"
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"old fashioned candy"
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"freight elevator"
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"unique items"
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"gift shop"
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"history lesson"
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"general store"
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"on display"
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"pottery"
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"ledger"
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Reviewed February 11, 2018

This former 1800s and early 1900s hardware store is now operated by the Huntsville historical society. As you step through the front door, you are transported back in time. Original items are on the shelves from 100 years ago, and you walk on the original...More

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Reviewed December 24, 2017

Just looking in the windows of Harrison Hardware takes you back to another, less frantic time. Walking through the door is like stepping back in time. The merchandise, the shelves, even the cash register is from the past. But there are plenty of items that...More

Thank Tomr1109
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Reviewed November 29, 2017

I stopped by to stroll through this store. It was like stepping back in time at certain areas of the store. Love the antiques sitting around. Very nice staff. Unique items with a high price.

Thank Carrie0693
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Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

What a treat to visit an old hardware store from the 1800's Such a nice time looking around at all the old items. My favorite thing was the bins of marbles. It is currently a nice gift shop.

Thank HaveCarWillTravel5
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Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

No longer a hardware store but more like a general store. Lots of cute finds from toys to candy. They have an old cash register that is very cool. Check it out if you are in downtown area.

Thank Mrscottom
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Reviewed May 27, 2017

The entrance has much of the original hardware store on display- a full wall and on the ceiling. The old safe, a desk with old papers, the freight elevator. On the other side is an array of pottery, woodworking, jewelry, glass globes, and yard art....More

Thank retiredJB
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Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Harrison Brothers Hardware is a wonderful combination of old and new. The building, which once was the home of a hardware store, along with the old inventory, cash register, ledgers and safe, make up a priceless snapshot of times past. The gift shop is exquisite...More

Thank MsVick100
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Reviewed April 11, 2017

We shopped in this store for some small things to take back for friends. It's is a perfect mix of museum and store, with old ledgers, measurements, bolts and tools around, and pretty much anything you may need to purchase. I found DNA duct tape,...More

Thank Bioteacher67
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

We were traveling from Georgia and decided to make this our first stop. My husband had done some reading up on places to visit in the area as we were traveling to visit the U.S. Space and Rocket center. They were a little late opening...More

Thank jbrantley2016
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Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

This is a nice place for a peek into history! The building itself is historic, and they have lots of local and regional goods for sale--very little hardware, more books, soaps, foods, etc. The girls working there were so friendly, too!

1  Thank QuickWhitTravel
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