The Mississippi Store That’s In The Middle Of Nowhere But So Worth The Journey
Some of Mississippi’s best sites require a bit of effort to get to. Take the Little Big Store, for example. It’s located off the beaten path, in the small town of Raymond. However, regardless of its remote locale, it belongs on your bucket list. Bound to be unlike any store you’ve ever visited, this one is housed in an old train depot and is full of “things from past decades.” Take a look:
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Visit Little Big Store at 201 W Main St., Raymond, MS 39154. It’s open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and on Sunday from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. For more information, call (601) 857-8579. You can also check out the store’s website or Facebook page.
So, ever been to Little Big Store? Know of another unique shop in the state? Tell us in the comments section.
This isn’t the only repurposed train station worth a visit. Click here to read about another.
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
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