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Mount Airy Museum of Regional History

301 N Main St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-3811
+1 336-786-4478
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Great Museum

We spent about 2-3 hours looking in the museum. There are so many different things covered in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sunny0807
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North Carolina
Museum of delight

This Museum does not look very big from the out side , but it 4 floors to it. took us 3 1/2 hours... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ddevito001
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Oxford, North Carolina
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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301 N Main St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-3811
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+1 336-786-4478
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent about 2-3 hours looking in the museum. There are so many different things covered in there. The history of the area, farming, granite working, railroad history and so much more. We loved seeing the train replication and the old grocery store. I loved...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Museum does not look very big from the out side , but it 4 floors to it. took us 3 1/2 hours . Very interesting for all ages. They had a dino exhibit and childrens room too.Lots of cool information like the first join...More

1  Thank ddevito001
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This museum works very hard at bringing exciting exhibits to our town. The space is kept beautifully and changed exhibits ever so often. "Mayberry" history is only a small part of the great discoveries you'll find here.

1  Thank MillsMama
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised at the cleanliness and organization of this museum. There are several collections covering the history of the area, living as an indigenous person, as a settler, as a farmer growing tobacco, railroad history and a variety of child friendly exhibits, too....More

2  Thank Janet W
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We stopped by on a whim. It was very interesting and very informative. Had a wonderful time touring each floor and learning alot about the area.

2  Thank dancer62va
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

This place has 3 floors of exhibits. There's something for everyone adults and children alike. Admission is 6 dollars for adults.

2  Thank Merina S
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Good memories and great explanation of the history of Mt Airy. Quiet and serene. A pleasant memory. Staff was helpful and nice.

2  Thank Irishtiger525
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This was a very interesting museum for those that love history of certain areas. They had everything from old tools, stills, a huge model train station of Mt. Airy, to the history of some people who made it "big" like Andy Griffith, Donna Fargo and...More

2  Thank Kimber C
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

The museum is a wonderful stop to Mount Airy. They have rotating special features as well as fixed features detailing the history of surrounding area. The best parts are an interactive kids room and the history of local music exhibit.

2  Thank Jazzybari
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Multiple displays covering first settlers, railroad and hotels. Local Native American history, replica of a general store.

2  Thank stanleys67
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rrtong
2 September 2016|
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Response from Kathy 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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rrtong
2 September 2016|
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Response from Marcia S | 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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