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Augusta Museum of History

560 Reynolds St, Augusta, GA 30901-1430
+1 706-722-8454
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A great museum in a small town!

We were looking for something to do with our kids while in town for a weekend when the weather was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marci F
Katy, Texas
great director, fine staff, fine programs

Golf, James Brown, Jimmie Dyess, Train and many other fine exhibits. Do not miss the Jimmie Dyess... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
perry s
Augusta, Georgia
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560 Reynolds St, Augusta, GA 30901-1430
+1 706-722-8454
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for something to do with our kids while in town for a weekend when the weather was freezing and ended up at this museum. We were quite impressed by the size of the collections and how well laid out the museum was,...More

Thank Marci F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Golf, James Brown, Jimmie Dyess, Train and many other fine exhibits. Do not miss the Jimmie Dyess Symposium held the 2nd Thursday in January each year.

Thank perry s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a lovely museum, with a little smattering of everything related to local and national history. The largest exhibits were related to early Augusta history, golf, James Brown, and the railroad. There was an extensive James Brown collection, as grew up in the area....More

Thank CobbCoGA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came with a group and Walt was our guide. He did a fantastic job! Very informant. The James Brown collection was very impressive. The train was really neat!

Thank marykatherine2016
Reviewed 17 October 2017

The museum was small, but only cost $4 to enter. I enjoyed looking around and learning about the area. The only issue I had was that there is a trolley tour on Saturdays but the sign for the tour is hidden and if you don't...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 17 October 2017

This museum looks small on the outside but once inside surprised at the size and how many exhibits were on display on the two floors. Each floor had interactive exhibits with lots of Augusta History (Native American, World War 1 &2, antebellum period, Transportation )...More

Thank 478camenw
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Travelling from the coast to Atlanta we decided to stop on the way on a Wednesday and felt the this museum was a good idea. A beautiful building on which millions of dollars has been spent but without a sustainability plan at the beginning. Museum...More

1  Thank Mike W
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Having been on a date here once before, I always find the Augusta Museum to be rather well stocked with a healthy number of attractions and very spot-on commentary about life in the Augusta area. A very excellent place to go for the historically minded,...More

Thank Joseph J
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Had a couple hours I wanted to spend in Augusta. For $4 adult admission, this little museum was overall a very well-done diversion suitable for a quick outing with the kids or a partial-day visit, and very economical for a family activity. Quite a diverse...More

Thank TAC66
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Very Interesting. Women in gift shop was very knowledgable and extremely friendly. If you have the time stop in there.

Thank marksM4181OH
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Pat B
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AUGUSTA MUSEUM OF HISTORY ADMISSION Members: Free Adults: $4 Seniors: $3 Child (6-18): $2 Child (5 & Under): Free Handicap | Augusta Museum of History Accessible parking for vehicles displaying the appropriate... More