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More interesting than I expected

There's a lot to look at. I expected a room with pictures on the wall. You get that so often in... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2018
BlackHatDiners
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LaFayette, Georgia
A Must Stop in Elberton

We only got to see the outside as we were in town on Memorial Day weekend and the location was... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2017
JeffBreedlove
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Jul 1, 2018
“More interesting than I expected”
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“A must visit for travelers”
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One Granite Plaza, Elberton, GA 30635
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The museum is very informative and interesting. A video explains the history of granite in Elberton.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ricmor922
Reviewed July 1, 2018

There's a lot to look at. I expected a room with pictures on the wall. You get that so often in small museums. This is sorta 3 floors of pictures and stuff that match the pictures. Plus the free sample is neat.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

It's a learning experience when visiting the museum. You see how granite is quarried all the way to a finished product. You are able to see tools that are use as well as see local companies that make amazing granite products. Then exhibits show several...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Stephanie R
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

The museum highlights the history of granite, granite quarries, engineering and cutting as well as engineering marvels in the granite industry. It’s a interesting place to visit.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank ErnestR392
Reviewed June 29, 2017

We only got to see the outside as we were in town on Memorial Day weekend and the location was closed. HOWEVER - I write this review because a drive by - if one is already in Elberton - is still worth it. Out side...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank JeffBreedlove
Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting and informative...also the gentleman that led the tour was very knowledgeable about Elberton and surrounding areas.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

This place gives a lot of information on granite quaries and the granite industry. It's pretty cool and free.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank ErnestR392
Reviewed July 7, 2016

I tried several times to go to this museum and the hours state 2-5pm on their sign outside. In doing other things, we passed by there several times during those times and the sign always said closed. Yesterday, it was raining and we specifically stayed...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank neesa03
Reviewed June 24, 2016

A friend and I visited the museum earlier this week. We arrived just before the opening time of 2 p.m. It closes at 5 p.m. There is no admission charge and free parking is available on the site. There was one man there who greeted...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Ken H
Reviewed April 19, 2016

All information I found and the sign at the museum said that they are open Monday-Friday 2-5 pm. I arrived on a Monday at 4 pm and the sign on the door said closed and the door was locked. I peered inside and it looked...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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