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Harrison Brothers Hardware

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Address: 124 Southside Sq, Huntsville, AL 35801-4225
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Amazing place to visit!

I loved this place. It is a gift shop in an old hardware store location that has a wide variety of items from vintage games, local crafts, novelty items. You could spend a good... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
beachlover0817
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved this place. It is a gift shop in an old hardware store location that has a wide variety of items from vintage games, local crafts, novelty items. You could spend a good deal of time browsing around.

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Thank beachlover0817
Harlingen, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Been here more than once while enjoying a walk around the courthouse square and downtown. Trip Advisor needs a "Downtown Huntsville" category to group these attractions because Big Spring Park, Constitution Village, Harrison Brothers Hardware, and the Weeden House are all near the courthouse square. The Twickenham district is not that far of a walk. Harrison Brothers Hardware is a... More 

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Thank Gregory G
Alabama
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

A local favorite! Harrison Brothers is both a museum and "general store" type of shop on The Square in downtown Huntsville. The business is operated by the Historic Society on a volunteer basis. Lots of great memorabilia from the earliest days of Huntsville / Twickenham! A special place indeed.

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Thank DixieBelle71
Stanford
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Enjoyed the walk in this old building, they had stuff there that we grew up with. Glass show cases, ledgers, old cash register. Had things to buy. My husband bought me a set of bear claws, use to pick up hot meat or shred meat. Lady was really nice.

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Thank cathyhstanford
Columbus, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We visited this store a few years ago and wanted to go back. It is a combination museum and store store selling unique kitchen items, toys, pottery and gifts. The clerks were helpful and friendly. A fun place to wander around.

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Thank hoodmk
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

We enjoyed spending more than an hour exploring this nostalgic building stocked with a wide variety of interesting items. From soaps to wall decorations. From picture frames to old-fashioned candy. From garden gloves to story books. It's worth a trip to Huntsville if you only visit Harrison Brothers Hardware.

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Thank Patricia W
Huntsville, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Always a great place to find that perfect gift! They have something for everyone. Friendly and helpful staff. A must see for all visitors and locals alike!

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Thank Anne H
Thorsby, Alabama, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

I had this place on my bucket list so I had to stop and check it out. My daughter was blown away with all the old stuff. This store has some interesting items in it. We only had a chance to spend 45 minutes due to the store closing. The two ladies were very friendly and helpful to me and... More 

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Thank Terrie C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

I LOVED this store with a mixture of all kind of things and great to browse and explore. The staff was very helpful and nice. I do recommended that you leave the kids at home and browse with the girls.

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Thank April B
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

What a very unique historic building with lots of older hardware items on display plus the gift shop area for things you can buy and take home with you too certainly worth some time to spend and walk around and see all the different exhibits. A nice hours worth of excitement

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Thank Bernardo F

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