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Mast General Store

Highway 194, Valle Crucis, NC
+1 828-963-6511
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Like everyone else has already said, this place is a gem! The kids loved exploring the old... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
charlieg71
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Lexington, South Carolina
Really an Old Time General Store!

If you like creaky floors, an old time post office that is actually functioning, a giant pot... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kenzlenz
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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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An old-fashioned country store with many unique items for sale.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 18:30
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Highway 194, Valle Crucis, NC
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+1 828-963-6511

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Like everyone else has already said, this place is a gem! The kids loved exploring the old building and I liked how original it felt. We have a Mast General Store in my hometown, but it is nothing like this. Have a bottled soda, buy...More

Thank charlieg71
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like creaky floors, an old time post office that is actually functioning, a giant pot bellied stove in the middle, then this is your store. I purchased a bottle of soda out of a chilled water bunker type cooler. There is the biggest...More

Thank kenzlenz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Truly a must stop if you're in the area and have not been. A throwback to general stores of long ago but with modern needs and mdse. Candy and old school toys out the kazoo. Clothing for today's activities. We got caught there when the...More

Thank Rick D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This store reminds me of the shop from Little House on the Prairie. Barrels and barrels of candy - kids go crazy. They also have toys, clothing and touristy stuff. Good to experience at least once... I took my my son last year and he...More

Thank LoganBerryKai
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love coming here when on vacation. There is a post office reminiscent of days gone by. The old wooden floors, the old fixtures, the old soda bottles, the barrels of candy, so much of our childhood in these walls. Nuts & bolts to dresses...More

Thank vamccue
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cute little store that can fulfill most of your immediate needs, along with some things you want and don't need. The staff is very pleasant too!

Thank acars918
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was fun to walk back in time. The quaint working post office, creaky floors and maze of products are a fun distraction. We visited both the original and the newer Boone location. Great souvenir shopping and practical items too.

Thank SandyH248
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great place to visit if you want a blast from the past! They have all the old penny candy that we had when growing up. That also have a great selection on outdoor clothing. The one down the road has great crafts

Thank Rose F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not many places do I find shopping to be a joy, but Mast is always one of them. I hate shopping, but have spent an hour in Mast without buying a thing and still had a great time. My wife makes up for it. I...More

Thank markvM800MT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've visited the Mast General Store and the Mast Annex many times and thoroughly enjoy it, even without spending anything. On this last visit the place was crowded with locals and tourists, and a four-piece blue-grass band with 17 and 18 year old musicians. Talk...More

Thank celainej1
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