We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Open today: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Review Highlights

We have lived in Vidalia our whole lives and never been to the museum so this year when the onion... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Holly W
Vidalia, Georgia
via mobile
Sweet as the onion itself!

Why is the Vidalia onion so sweet? Why can't you grow a Vidalia onion in California? How do the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Read all 41 reviews
All photos (46)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sweet onion”(3 reviews)
“information”(7 reviews)
Come smell the Vidalia Onions! The Vidalia Onion Museum provides guests with an interactive, historical experience. The 1,300-square-foot space is filled with an array of educational exhibits that highlight the sweet onion's economic, cultural and...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
See all hours
100 Vidalia Sweet Onion Dr, Vidalia, GA 30474-8827
+1 912-538-8687
Reviews (41)
Filter reviews
40 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviewssweet onioninteresting visitinformationcrophistorymemorabiliaga
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 40 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have lived in Vidalia our whole lives and never been to the museum so this year when the onion festival came around we decided to give it a try. We were pleasantly surprised how many different things they had to see and the kids...More

Thank Holly W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Why is the Vidalia onion so sweet? Why can't you grow a Vidalia onion in California? How do the folks in Vidalia stop someone in Kentucky from marketing a Vidalia onion? Visit this interesting museum to find out. The kids liked it too. We learned...More

Thank atlparksgal
Reviewed 12 April 2018

We walked in and immediately were greeted by a lovely lady who proceeded to tell us all about the Vidalia onion growing. Really interesting. There are some lovely displays. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Informative staff and friendly. And free!!!! Kids arts was a hit. Plan on thirty minutes. More if you want to visit. They also have tourist info too

Thank mike e
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

So the supposed #1 attraction in Vidalia is the museum. The probably reason for the towns fame, yet not opened on the weekend when people are out of work and looking to see the sights. This is very lame!!

Thank Leigh H
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This is a lovely small museum devoted to the famous sweet Vidalia onion. The staff are clearly devoted to the industry, and will walk you round and chat to you for as long as it takes. Parking is easy and adjacent. It's informative and entertaining...More

Thank PhilipSutcliffe1958
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Went there but it was closed. Very small bldg and grass was overgrown. Check before you go it might be closed.

1  Thank 506carolyna
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Stopped by the museum to better understand the area. The museum is very small but informative. I thought the museum did a very good job of explaining how Vidalia grew in popularity and importance. We use vidalia onions at home so naturally wanted to see...More

Thank Bill E
Reviewed 16 June 2017

The Museum can be a helpful tool if it's someone first time in Vidalia, or just to get information on the happening, dates, times, location, cost, etc. A good starting Point!!

Thank Kareem41-8
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We visited the Vidalia Onion Museum for about 15 minutes. I would say it wasn't all that exciting. Lovely tour guide who gave us information that was on the walls.

Thank MSO70
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
23 November 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from jermil | Reviewed this property |
And you need to get over there. It's a fun and informative place.
Carol H
9 March 2015|
Response from Elvis4vr | Reviewed this property |
It was free when we went.