The Old Fashioned Variety Store In Iowa That Will Fill You With Nostalgia

Nothing has the power to bring you back to the good old days like a quaint local variety store. This retro five and dime shop in Iowa is one of the most charming places around and will absolutely delight you. Here’s what you need to know about Bonnesen’s 5 and 10 Store.

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You can find Bonnesen’s 5 and 10 Store at 408 Chestnut St., Atlantic, Iowa. Click here to check out their Facebook page for more information and opening hours. This place actually has three different locations around Iowa, and they’re all super charming. For another cool general store in Iowa, click here.