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Crawford W Long Museum

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28 College St, Jefferson, GA 30549-1036
+1 706-367-5307
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Much more than expected.

Stopped by with my 16 & 13 year old sons. They have little patience for museums but really liked... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2017
lonelypolecat
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Cumming, Georgia
Crawford W. Long Museum: Site of the Discovery of a Medical Miracle!

The Crawford W. Long Museum is an amazing historical site in downtown Jefferson. This is the exact... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2016
Renee D
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Winder, Georgia
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  • Average11%
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28 College St, Jefferson, GA 30549-1036
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Reviewed April 10, 2017

Stopped by with my 16 & 13 year old sons. They have little patience for museums but really liked this place. I prepped in advance by asking them to imagine surgery with no anasthesia. It seemed to have worked, as they not only looked at...More

Thank lonelypolecat
Reviewed September 24, 2016

The Crawford W. Long Museum is an amazing historical site in downtown Jefferson. This is the exact location where Dr. Long first used ether in a surgical experiment to extract a neck tumor from a patient, and is credited as the first person to discover...More

1  Thank Renee D
Reviewed September 22, 2016

dr. long was the fist to use ether for its pain relieving properties. this museum honors hi, and reflects upon his life, family and times. nicely done tribute to the time well reflected through medical exhibits well beyond his discovery of the useful properties of...More

1  Thank Bbqman3341
Reviewed August 18, 2016

A great little museum to learn from. It is well documented and worth your time to stop and "see" history!

1  Thank Martha T
Reviewed July 28, 2016

If you are a History buff. This is a very unique place to visit. This is about the discovery of penicillin.

Thank Judy A
Reviewed July 27, 2016

I believe it was in 2014 that we visited this museum in downtown Jefferson while visiting our son's family there. There are two floors dedicated to early wheelchairs, operating tables and equipment, and various other medical equipment and aids from late 1800's into the early...More

1  Thank kingsman42
Reviewed June 28, 2016

This place is great for kids and adults alike. Lots of interesting stuff and information to keep anyone interested.

1  Thank Barb M
Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

This is a little gem in Jefferson. They have some facinating equipment and surgical instruments. Downstairs has a unique display of items in what was once the general store. It's well worth the visit.

1  Thank pjkovacich
Reviewed March 9, 2016

If you love medical history this might be an adventure for you. The Crawford Long Museum has many interesting facts about early antithesis and local pain killers. There are also some interesting facts about Jefferson GA. in this museum as well. For instance, Jefferson GA....More

1  Thank Kathlene F
Reviewed February 18, 2016

I love the huge medical instruments they have on display. I found the story of Dr. Long interesting, as well as the details about saving his original spot on the town square. But my favorite part of all is the recreated General Store downstairs. Sometimes...More

2  Thank CBGeorgia
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