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Augusta Museum of History

560 Reynolds St, Augusta, GA 30901-1430
+1 706-722-8454
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James Brown Fans Rejoice

This was a lovely museum, with a little smattering of everything related to local and national... read more

Reviewed yesterday
CobbCoGA
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Marietta, Georgia
Interesting Place

I came with a group and Walt was our guide. He did a fantastic job! Very informant. The James... read more

Reviewed yesterday
marykatherine2016
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Columbia, South Carolina
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560 Reynolds St, Augusta, GA 30901-1430
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a lovely museum, with a little smattering of everything related to local and national history. The largest exhibits were related to early Augusta history, golf, James Brown, and the railroad. There was an extensive James Brown collection, as grew up in the area....More

Thank CobbCoGA
Reviewed yesterday

I came with a group and Walt was our guide. He did a fantastic job! Very informant. The James Brown collection was very impressive. The train was really neat!

Thank marykatherine2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum was small, but only cost $4 to enter. I enjoyed looking around and learning about the area. The only issue I had was that there is a trolley tour on Saturdays but the sign for the tour is hidden and if you don't...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum looks small on the outside but once inside surprised at the size and how many exhibits were on display on the two floors. Each floor had interactive exhibits with lots of Augusta History (Native American, World War 1 &2, antebellum period, Transportation )...More

Thank 478camenw
Reviewed 1 week ago

Travelling from the coast to Atlanta we decided to stop on the way on a Wednesday and felt the this museum was a good idea. A beautiful building on which millions of dollars has been spent but without a sustainability plan at the beginning. Museum...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having been on a date here once before, I always find the Augusta Museum to be rather well stocked with a healthy number of attractions and very spot-on commentary about life in the Augusta area. A very excellent place to go for the historically minded,...More

Thank Joseph J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a couple hours I wanted to spend in Augusta. For $4 adult admission, this little museum was overall a very well-done diversion suitable for a quick outing with the kids or a partial-day visit, and very economical for a family activity. Quite a diverse...More

Thank TAC66
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Very Interesting. Women in gift shop was very knowledgable and extremely friendly. If you have the time stop in there.

Thank marksM4181OH
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We are Irma refugees from south Florida holing up in Augusta until we can return home. Today we wandered down to the riverfront and into this museum. We expected it to be similar to other local history museums we have visited in other small towns,...More

Thank FloridaMomOfTeens
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Nice that admission was only $1 in August, but would have been willing to pay much more. Very good chronological layout from pre-history to current times. We very much enjoyed the local flavor of all the exhibits.

Thank Bill P
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Pat B
3 June 2016|
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AUGUSTA MUSEUM OF HISTORY ADMISSION Members: Free Adults: $4 Seniors: $3 Child (6-18): $2 Child (5 & Under): Free Handicap | Augusta Museum of History Accessible parking for vehicles displaying the appropriate... More
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