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“Pleasant Surprise” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Augusta Museum of History

Augusta Museum of History
560 Reynolds Street, Augusta, GA 30901
706-722-8454
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Ranked #4 of 21 Attractions in Augusta
Type: History Museums
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Augusta, Georgia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Pleasant Surprise”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I've been to better museums, but those were in the nation's capital and various state capitals. This museum captures the local history well. Only complaint is a little too much focus on James Brown.

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Wollongong, Australia
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Reviews in 24 cities Reviews in 24 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Augusta Museum is great!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We visited this museum last month and wished we had more time there. The volunteer guide (I can not remember her name, but it was on Sunday 25 May. She may remember us, as we were telling her how wonderful it is to Skype with family members far away), was VERY knowledgeable about everything in the museum and it was a pleasure to hear it all. Well, nearly all as we had to leave to go a cave and a lookout before it got dark. This museum has wonderful photos and artefacts from the early history of Augusta and surrounding area. Such difficult and hard early days! A must see if you are in the area!

Visited May 2014
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Huntington Beach
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“Augusta Museum of History”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Be sure to visit the Augusta History Museum. The historical displays are
very interesting and kept up very well. Children will also enjoy this visit.

Visited July 2013
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Burke, Virginia
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“Good Museum”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We were surprised at how much history there was in the area, aside from the Masters tournament. Very nice building with very good exhibits. The gift shop staff was really nice and very informative.

Visited May 2014
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Savannah, Georgia
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“awesome!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The history museum in Augusta is great! I have been through it one time. They have a lot of history in Augusta and I esp enjoyed looking at the Masters display in the museum.

Visited September 2013
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