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Address: 218 Rockford Street, Mount Airy, NC
Phone Number:
+1 336-786-7998
Today
09:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 13:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 17:00

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Back to Mayberry when...

The museum is a wonderfully nostalgic trip through Andy Griffith's life and his TV shows and movies. It includes original costumes and some of the furniture from The Andy Griffith... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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DeBary, Florida
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wholesome place, with lots of feel good about it. You can't go wrong here. Fun for all ages and a real throwback to yesteryear.

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Thank Scott K
Canon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum was great. It had pictures, videos and props from the entire life of Andy. Memorabilia from his early days until late in his career were on display as well as Barney's and Otis's suits. Included in the admission is a tour of the Siamese Twin Museum next door.

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DeBary, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum is a wonderfully nostalgic trip through Andy Griffith's life and his TV shows and movies. It includes original costumes and some of the furniture from The Andy Griffith Show and Matlock. The building includes posters and memorabilia from several of his movies. All in all, a pleasant way to spend an hour or so. Warning: The museum admission... More 

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Thank garyrekstad
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just happened to detour off highway for a bite to eat and a coffee, when we found this little gem. As someone born in late 50s I used to watch the Andy Griffith Show all the time. Lots of memorabilia to look at and was fun to see shots from the show and his life. Was well worth the time.... More 

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Thank bustergiz
Greensboro, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Small and not too much to it. If you are a Mayberry fan check it out. Nothing that would "wow" you if not a series fan.

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Thank summerfield4
Statesville, North Carolina
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

So much to see and learn at the Andy Griffith museum. If you are a fan , this is a must see! Enjoyed seeing all the costumes from the Andy Griffith show and from his movies.

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Thank jhudgins57
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Absolutely amazing! An honor to see such a collection of memorabilia and props from television and movies.

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Thank Donna S
Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

I went during Mayberry Days so it was a little busy and they had several groups to deal with but it still was well run and went smoothly and quickly. Ther is a small admission fee to support the museum and they have hats and t-shirts and other souviners. They have the side car Barney bought and the "salt and... More 

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Thank Roderick A
Temple, Texas
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87 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

I am a huge fan of the show and of Andy himself but this museum was definitely not what I was expecting. It is very small, one room. It's mainly just newspaper articles and such thrown up on the walls. You do get to sit in the sidecar from the show and take a picture. Maybe that was worth the... More 

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Salem, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

The Andy Griffith Museum gives the visitor a lot of history on Andy's life growing up in Mount Airy and his acting career. It's well laid out and easy to see everything on your own. There's an optional audio tour you can purchase also.

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