The Charming New York General Store That’s Been Open Since Before The Civil War

Nowadays it feels as though technology has taken over most aspects of life, with many New Yorkers heading to the internet to do their shopping as opposed to visiting an actual store. With that said, that doesn’t mean there aren’t still plenty of us who love to actually go shopping and visit our quaint small town stores and Main Streets. Overflowing with nostalgia, you may be shocked to hear that there’s a general store in our state that’s actually been operating since before the Civil War. Talk about old school charm! Open every day of the week from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., let’s take a peek at what’s inside this one-of-a-kind shop.

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:

Did you realize such a long-standing general store existed in our state? To discover more amazing stores worth visiting, read about how These 12 Charming General Stores In New York Will Make You Feel Nostalgic!