Need a pair of shoes, an outfit, accessories, a book, fabric for a project or for your home? There is no need to travel very far. Come to Grinnell. The business community combines unique retail, national retailers, and professional firms, located next to cafés and restaurants for shopping enjoyment.
Around the square and within several blocks, visitors enjoy a shoe store, a jewelry store, a women’s clothing store, florists, antique stores, a stained glass studio, quilt and bead store, photo studios, decorating stores, three bakeries offering daily goodies, two book stores, a hardware store, a tattoo parlor, beauty salons and barber shops.
Restaurants, retail stores, pharmacies, banking institutions, mailing and shipping, hardware stores, lumber yards, appliance and electronic stores, laundromats, furniture stores, automotive and farm supply outlets, convenience stores and grocery stores line the streets and main highway corridor to downtown Grinnell.
Grinnell prides itself on the variety of its businesses and the presentation of its shopping area. Find ample parking, walk from store to store on recently redone sidewalks, admire the “Jewel of the Prairie” motif on the cross walks, and enjoy the seasonal plantings in the Jewel of the Prairie planters.
Come to Grinnell to shop. You will be delighted by what you find.