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Dooley’s 5-10 & 25c Store

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Address: 131 E. Main Street, Fredericksburg, TX 78624
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+1 830-997-3458

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A walk back in time

Great 5 and dime like i grew up with years ago alot of old things not found in stores much great prices. great workers friendly they dont take credit or debit cash or checks only.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 July 2016
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

there was so much to see and buy and the people are so sweet you could spend the whole day there and longer

Thank Cathy B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Great 5 and dime like i grew up with years ago alot of old things not found in stores much great prices. great workers friendly they dont take credit or debit cash or checks only.

Thank colleenmerkle
Mission, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

Fun Day for me looking at a store back in the day when I was a kid. Plenty of novelties and candy from the past. Many Memories!

1 Thank Mike D
Houston Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

These old dime stores are becoming a thing of the past (like drive in theatres). You have to go by and check out EVEY isle - they have items that I've not seen in years and items you use every day. These were the Walmarts of their day. Fun to visit.

1 Thank JeanieHoustonTexas
Little Rock, Arkansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Everything a 5 and 10 cent store was in the past. Lots of souvenirs, contemporary and items of the past that you just don't realize that are still made or that you see in stores any longer. Pleasant trip into the past right along Main Street. A very nice place to step into a store of the past.

1 Thank jdjay
Holly Springs, North Carolina
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

I had fun shopping at this store as a kid and now I have fun shopping at this store as an adult. They have interesting merchandise, fun inventory, that is inexpensive. It is worth a visit.

1 Thank Jason W
greater boston area
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61 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

We parked right in front of the store which made it easy to put all the stuff we bought there. they had the best selection of inexpensive cowboy hats. we bought one and ended up buying 2 more hats! then we had to buy old fashioned salt and pepper shakers etc. I would have bought more items but need to... More 

1 Thank bedfordmom2
Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

This is a old fashion 5 n 10. You don't find many of these any more. Mostly cheap things. Your kids will love it. I got in trouble when I found the rubber snakes. The girls didn't like them lol.

1 Thank Grandlk
Anna, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016

Fun little store in downtown Fredericksburg. Must visit, there are unique little things there. I like to visit the kitchen and spice area!

1 Thank Kimberly C
Houston, Texas
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35 reviews
23 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2015

Dooley's is a Main Street treasure. Your visit to Fredericksburg is not complete without a stop here. Once you step inside, it's like a trip back in time. It even smells like the five and dime store I used to visit as a kid. There were items here I haven't seen in years. There are definitely things in stock that... More 

2 Thank Boydster713

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