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Stone Mountain Carving

Stone Mountain, GA
+1 800-401-2407
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Nicely Cared For Park

This park has so much to offer and is nicely laid out. The hiking trails are easy to identify and... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2016
Holley-7
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Rio Rancho, New Mexico
Free to see carving if you WALK

So we arrrived and were told at the gate that the entrance fee just to see the carving up close was... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2016
Marci B
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A huge carving of three Confederate heroes, Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis, on the face of the mountain.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Stone Mountain, GA
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

This park has so much to offer and is nicely laid out. The hiking trails are easy to identify and the level of strength is also posted. The gift shop is wonderful and has MUCH to offer with very nice sales people. The carvings are...More

Thank Holley-7
Reviewed 26 December 2016

So we arrrived and were told at the gate that the entrance fee just to see the carving up close was $15 for a day pass or $45 for a year pass. We decided to get snacks since we brought our bikes. While in the...More

1  Thank Marci B
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

The carving was huge, well done and very nice. We saw fireworks over the carving. It was very nice. You can take a lift up to the top of the mountain above the carvings for a fee. We choose to walk. It was a great...More

Thank Callmeabutterfl... P
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

The carving can be seen before you enter the actual park but after you pay the parking fee. It was an awesome sight to see. My family actually got really excited once we saw the infamous carving.

Thank Que G
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We were there to shoot a senior photo shoot for a family friend. He wanted one shot in front of the carving. It is a beautiful piece of our southern history and should be treated as such. If we remove all the items that remind...More

1  Thank 652phillipf
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I was disappointed - was expecting more of a war memorial or soldiers monument but instead were greeted by crass, over commercialization - almost Disney land type hpye atmosphere catering to families with small children, selling crap and junk food in multiple little booths. Big...More

1  Thank Robert A
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

The carving is amazing. The detail is incredible and the shadows make it look almost real. The grounds in front of the carving has a small pedestal featuring a little history of each flag of each State that fought with the Confederacy. These were very...More

1  Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 28 November 2016

A stunning sculpture by Gutzon Borglum the same sculptor as Mount Rushmore. From the ground the actual size is quite deceiving. If you take the tram to the top of the mountain the actual size of the is breathtaking

Thank wdfltrdr
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This man-made piece of art, whatever you may think of the subjects in it, is a remarkable sight to behold. It truly is the Mount Rushmore of the South. Definitely be here before 6pm because you won't be able to see it (at least in...More

1  Thank TheFloridaAdvisor
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

This large carving is exceptional. Beware that the laser show doesn't take place during the Christmas at Stone Mountain.

Thank TravelingfromPace
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nriemen
30 August 2017|
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Response from Mike A | Reviewed this property |
You have to pay to get into the park to view the carving I think it's 15 for the day and 40 for the year. On weekends there are lights and events at night not sure about week days if they use spot lights on the sculpture so... More
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Ylljam G
26 August 2017|
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Response from charleslambert392 | Reviewed this property |
it is $8 one way or $12 round trip. keep in mind you have many oportunities to spend money. you have to pay $15 to get on the park, tickets to the attractions are available, gift shop. food, etc. If you just want to see the... More
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CampinFamily
4 July 2017|
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Response from Dubec1 | Reviewed this property |
$15 per car load.
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