One Of America’s Oldest Ice Cream Shops Is Right Here In Mississippi And You Have To Visit
Mississippi is home to some great ice cream shops, but there’s only one that’s among the country’s oldest – and it’s Borroum’s Drug Store and Soda Fountain. The Corinth shop has been in business since the 1800s…and for good reason. Visit today, and you’ll find a charming retro soda fountain that serves up delicious desserts and great grub. Take a look:
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Borroum’s Drug Store is located at 604 E Waldron St., Corinth, MS 38834. For more information, call (662) 286-3361 or visit Borroum’s Facebook page.
So, ever been to Borroum’s? Did you try the ice cream? Know of another must-visit ice cream shop from the past? Tell us in the comments section!
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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