Mount Airy, North Carolina: Floyd's City Barber Shop

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Address:
129 N. Main St., Mount Airy, NC
Directions:
On Main Street in Mount Airy.
Hours:
M-W, F 7 am - 5 pm, Sa 7 am - 3 pm. (Call to verify)
Phone:
336-786-2346
Admission:
Visits are free, but a haircut will cost you.
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Floyd's City Barber Shop.

Floyd's City Barber Shop
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Floyd's barber shop.

Floyd's Barber Shop

Contrary to an earlier tip, Russell Hiatt was not the inspiration for Floyd on The Andy Griffith Show, but the barbershop itself where he worked for decades -- starting when he was a young man -- may have been. The shop was re-named Floyd's to capitalize on the show's popularity. Russell Hiatt said he cut Andy's hair once while Andy was home from college. Russell was a beloved local figure.

[Randy Turner, 03/26/2019]

Hair cut.

Floyd's City Barber Shop

At Floyd's City Barber Shop, real nice guy, used to cut Andy's hair.

[James Yingling, 11/20/2013]

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