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Stone Mountain Carving

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Stone Mountain, GA
+1 800-401-2407
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Massive architectural accomplishment

Started in the late 1800's/1900's the three confederate generals were carved into the front face of... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2016
David M
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Newcastle, Australia
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Bigger than LIFE CARVING!

Going to Stone Mountain to see the Carving on the side of monolithic mountain of granite is amazing!

Reviewed August 1, 2016
norsk1_allen
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Jefferson City, Missouri
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A huge carving of three Confederate heroes, Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis, on the face of the mountain.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Started in the late 1800's/1900's the three confederate generals were carved into the front face of the mountain. A bit of civial war history worth seeing

Thank David M
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Going to Stone Mountain to see the Carving on the side of monolithic mountain of granite is amazing!

Thank norsk1_allen
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Good place to visit. Historical and very informative! We saw a few shows but did not participate in the climbing activities. The lazer show was wonderful!!

Thank G C
Reviewed July 30, 2016

The carving is good. Many of the employees were well versed on the artifact. Your view is great whether you are in the cable car or on the ground.

Thank BLuelotus725
Reviewed July 27, 2016

Wow! What a great historical show put forth to music and lights! The park is such a family friendly place!

Thank PSW5759
Reviewed July 27, 2016

To see and learn how this was done is amazing. The history of this spot absorbs you. In the memorial hall there is info and replicas of pieces of the carving so you can actually see how big it really is.

Thank NativeDina
Reviewed July 26, 2016

Our family has traveled to see other carvings around the country. Mount Rushmore was definitely fantastic...but the Stone Mountain carving is my new favorite. The scale is hard to believe, and you get an amazing view while riding the gondola car.

Thank Duane C
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Don't go! It is a complete waste of money, time, effort, and energy. Rude workers, spread out over large hills and they shut the rides down early

Thank Camille J
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Go see the laser light show! Take lawn chairs instead of sitting on the ground. A picnic supper is a good idea too. They even offer reserved seating with cokes and popcorn served for a nominal fee. The laser show is free but it costs...More

Thank Kathy W
Reviewed July 24, 2016

The work to make this carving was impressive. When I visited many years ago, the subjects were interesting, as I was studying the Civil War. However today, I think Generals on horseback is not a message to build a future upon. The carving does not...More

Thank 882Traveler
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bullrider69310
Is there a cost to get into the park
June 25, 2017|
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Response from cfd2936 | Reviewed this property |
$15 parking fee, then if you want to ride any of the rides you can purchase different kinds of arm bands, otherwise you can visit the park, see the carving and gift shops
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Sherry F
What time does the laser show begin on Thursday, June 22nd? Where do I purchase tickets?
June 7, 2017|
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Response from PoochuSooraj | Reviewed this property |
It usually begins at 9 pm and I can purchase the tickets online any time available. I purchased it at around 3pm when I was traveling to Stone Mountain.
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workalittle
Is this near the stone mountain park campground.
February 24, 2016|
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Response from CRLoveToTravel | Reviewed this property |
Yes don't know the distance but everything is in the park area.
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