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Mount Airy Museum of Regional History

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The city has great local shops, bakeries, attractions, and restaurants. The Saturday morning Merry... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Jeff B
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Louisville, Kentucky
Great wrath of information!

Upper north Main Street on the corner - tremendous of history and information of the Mayberry area... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2018
352bobs
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Lake Wales, Florida
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301 N Main St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-3811
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

The city has great local shops, bakeries, attractions, and restaurants. The Saturday morning Merry Go Round show at the Earle Theater should not be missed.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Upper north Main Street on the corner - tremendous of history and information of the Mayberry area - well worth the visit - very enjoyable - well presented ! Must see !

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 352bobs
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Loved the musical history exhibits, as well as other period exhibits on Victorian era, tribal history and more. They also had a fun hands on area for kids.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Myscha T
Reviewed 20 September 2018

well worth to see, it took about a hr to go through or more, a lot of great history, you can walk to this as well as the other attractions, do not miss this! went in aptil 2017

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This place was very informative and everyone was very knowledgeable. You learn a lot about Mt. Airy "Mayberry."

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Andrea W
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We just finished a visit to this museum and it gave a great overview of the city and surrounding area. I thought the admission fee of $6.00 was a bit high for what was available to see in the museum.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank stevesSNBMN
Reviewed 7 August 2018

4 floors of info and artifacts from different eras. Didn't get to do the fire trucks in the basement, but other 3 floors were well worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank grandeb
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

This is a real treasure of a museum in a small town. It is four floors of exhibits and costs just 6$. The basement had the fire department history for the area with real trucks equipped and true stories of local fires. It included video...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jomama62
Reviewed 18 July 2018

This has a lot of history from the Andy Griffith days to the Matlock days. It has Andys guitar and suit and many pictures.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank B3033EEwilliamb
Reviewed 9 July 2018

A hidden jewel. And the folks are very knowledgeable. Don't miss it. Put the walking shoes on and head for some good old nostalgia...

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank retiredmama1955
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2 September 2016|
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Response from Kate R | Reviewed this property |
Hi! The Mount Airy Regional History Museum costs Adults $6 Seniors (65+) $5 and Students $4 The Andy Griffith Museum costs $6 and you can pay $2 more to rent an audio tour I don't know the cost of the Mule Rides but... More
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Response from MarciaS945 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry. I don't remember. I would think it would be on their website. It was lovely, informative, and very interesting.
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