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Mast General Store

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See how your Grandmothers use to shop - One store with everything.

Its in Old Town on Gay St. Several floors of goods displayed as if it was still 1910. Hunting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jack B
Rome, New York
Great throw bavk

If your ready to flashback to the late 70's, this store is awesome, just fun to walk thru. Very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Knoxville, Tennessee
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402 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1162
+1 865-546-1336
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All reviews kitchen items gay street candy selection hiking gear nice store little bit of everything penny candy gift items goo goo clusters salt water taffy wide variety of items root beer two story great shopping for sale food items cool stuff
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Its in Old Town on Gay St. Several floors of goods displayed as if it was still 1910. Hunting, Fishing clothes and equipment. That's only one corner of the basement. Popcorn and an old soda cooler where you can buy birch beer or sarsaparillas and...More

Thank Jack B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If your ready to flashback to the late 70's, this store is awesome, just fun to walk thru. Very neat, customer service is awesome.

Thank corpspower
Reviewed 26 June 2018

This store has everything and then some. If you can't find it here, you aren't looking in the right place. We walked out of this store with so many gifts for the family and friends, it was truly amazing.

Thank LongabergerLady
Reviewed 24 June 2018

There is just something I like about this place that makes me want to come in whenever I am in the area! Maybe it is the atmosphere, the barrels of candy that I remember from my younger days, or even some unique items they sell....More

Thank 2doglady
Reviewed 6 June 2018

The Knoxville store has been a retail landmark in Downtown Knoxville since 1898. The building was constructed after the "Million Dollar Fire" in 1897. The fire started in a nearby hotel and destroyed the entire block on our side of the street. This store has...More

Thank judy177
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Busted this store on a business trip to Knoxville, Tenn. It was a walk down memory lane with all the toys we used to play with as a child as well as childhood candy and I'm 58 years old! They store was amazing! Definitely worth...More

Thank Jeannie W
Reviewed 17 March 2018

I went there for souvenirs because they have everything; magnets, shirts and hats, locally made Lodge cast-iron pans (I bought two of the smallest pans, probably make one egg but those I bought them for prefer to hang them), and, best of all, dozens of...More

1  Thank Connie T
Reviewed 16 March 2018

I was in Knoxville for a week and the hotel shuttle driver pointed out Mast General Store to me. I had never heard of it before. OMG!!! I absolutely LOVE this place. In fact, I stopped in three times while I was in town. I...More

Thank GoUSNR
Reviewed 5 March 2018

If you have never been to a Mast General store- GO... you will find something you didn't know you needed! great selection of all kinds of goodies.

Thank Pony1961
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We LOVE Mast! Friendly helpful staff and neat atmosphere. It is quite nostalgic. They have high quality products. Clothing, shoes, outdoor equipment, and the best candy selection around!

Thank Elizabeth S
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