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The Laurel and Hardy Museum of Harlem, Georgia

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Address: 250 N Louisville St, Harlem, GA 30814-6012
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+1 706-556-0401
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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The Laurel and Hardy Museum of Harlem, Georgia opened in 2002 and is the...

The Laurel and Hardy Museum of Harlem, Georgia opened in 2002 and is the ONLY museum in the United States dedicated to comedians Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy. Harlem, Georgia is the birthplace of Oliver Hardy. Admission is free, and visitors can see a variety of Laurel and Hardy memorabilia, view their favorite Laurel and Hardy films, and purchase souvenirs. The museum is open Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m to 4 p.m., Wednesday from 1pm until 4pm. RESERVATIONS FOR GROUP TOURS ARE SUGGESTED AND WILL BE REQUESTED BY CALLING THE MUSEUM DIRECTLY. Admission is FREE and DONATIONS appreciated!

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although the festival itself was rained out, the museum was the highlight of our trip. It's worth the day's drive to see everything that is there

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 October 2015
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Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

although the festival itself was rained out, the museum was the highlight of our trip. It's worth the day's drive to see everything that is there

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Eugene
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

A wonderful treasure of " all that is Laurel and Hardy" ! In this small quaint town,the birthplace of Oliver Hardy, is this surprising museum filled with memorabilia, movies, stories and every tale to tell of this dynamic duo. The wonderful staff was a walking encyclopedia of history and it was a most enjoyable time. One day a year in... More 

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Trussville, Alabama, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

We have passed the sign on the interstate a few times and decided to break up a ten hour drive with a stop over. It was great. While Laurel and Hardy were well before my time, and not as popular as another well known duo, it was great to see how the town had come together to celebrate a son.... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

The Museum was really interesting. It told all about Laurel & Hardy and where they are from. The lady working there was full of great information! We got to watch film. They even have some props for you to wear and then take a picture with an old car. It was a lot of fun. Great attraction to visit!

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Harlem, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

Located in the middle of small town Harlem, Ga. this little Museum of laurel and Hardy is a wonderful fine.. There are all kinds of memorabilia from both Laurel and Hardy, it is layed back easy to fine on main street just across from the Regions Bank. I recommend stopping by and having a look...Each year the first week in... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

We were in Augusta for the day and decided to detour to Harlem to see this museum. Even though their website shows them to be open on Wednesdays, they were closed. I don't know about the museum, but they certainly need to update their website!

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1 Thank Sewgoode
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

My brother and I with my dad loved laurel and hardy. It was always clean fun laughs. No swear words no cussing... the two of them were funny. Loved when they did dual roles as each others spouses. Museum ran short movies all day and saw some I missed. But bought some dvds. Lots of collectibles, posters, toys, pictures,and memoribilia.... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

A collection of memorabilia and movies. The curator was very nice. My friend, a big fan, was very disappointed. I had no expectations

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Hiram, Georgia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2015

We have always wanted to stop and see this museum, so we went by on our way to the Outer Banks of North Carolina. The gentleman who was there was extremely nice. He told us stories, and we enjoyed talking to him. The museum itself is more of a collection of Laurel and Hardy collectibles than what I would consider... More 

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Saint Petersburg, Florida, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2015

I visited the museum on my way back from charleston sc to saint petesburg,fl.It was quite a detour but worth it..the museum shows movies as much as you want to see. Although only two rooms worth the trip..Don't phone they don't answer the phone..Open -sat 10 to 4 I believe...It was a nice visit..Love them

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