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The Andy Griffith Museum

Address: 218 Rockford Street, Mount Airy, NC
Phone Number: 336.786.7998
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Ranked #4 of 7 Attractions in Mount Airy
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Museums
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Type: Museums
Hours:
Sun 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Cramerton, North Carolina
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

if you are a andy griffith show fan this is a must.it is a small museum of pieces owed by andy's boyhood best friend.check out the cup art there that was done by a friend of mine from work.

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Oviedo
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Lots of photos of Andy Griffith & memorabilia. Lots of Mayberry stuff. Cute photo opportunities in the lobby. It was only $3 to get in, & worth that, but very small. The Siamese Twin exhibit there was interesting.

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Versailles, Kentucky
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

The museum is a must see for any Andy Griffith fan. Although small, this place offers a lot of information and memorabilia.

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Northern Minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We had a nice time strolling through the exhibits while listening to clips of the Andy Griffith Show and interviews... very fun and informative. The museum grounds are nice, too. We ate lunch on the picnic tables outside, and took photos with the statue of Andy and Opie. This place is worth a visit.

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Oxford, Mississippi
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

If you are an Andy Griffith fan this place shouldn't be missed if you are in the area. Lots of memorabilia presented in a folksy manner. Fun memories for older folks who enjoyed Andy, Aunt Bea, Barney, Opie, Floyd, Betty Lou, and Helen! Enjoyed the town of Mount Airy and a drive by to see Andy's house.

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
15 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

The folks at the Museum what the king of folks you think of in Mayberry. The museum is small and you are not allowed to take pictures inside but it's still worth the time to see it. Allow 30 minutes to 1 hour.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

My husband is an avid Andy Griffith fan. Everything in the museum brought back great memories of all the old shows. Wouldn't it be nice if we could all step back in time to a much simpler lifestyle as they had in Mayberry? A must see for the Andy Griffith fan.

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Delmarva Peninsula
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This is a wonderful museum that has a great deal of Andy items, as well as some items from other actors from The Andy Griffith Show. Take your time and enjoy every inch. The admission price is increasing next year, from the current $3 to $6. You may not take pictures in the museum, but in the lobby are awesome... More 

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Hampton, New Hampshire
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98 reviews 98 reviews
53 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Loved stopping in here, so many memories from the show, made me tears eyed, worth the stop if you are an Andy Griffith Show fan.

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Martinsville, Virginia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

It is like going back in time, they started charging going in to see where the jail was. The charge in the police car isn't worth it when you will see it parked in town.

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