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Thomasville History Center

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Interesting house and out buildings

The museum is an interesting collection of items and local history. The guided tour will give you a... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2018
charleslambert392
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Tucker, Georgia
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Enjoyable

We arrived not knowing what we would find but the Director Anne was very helpful and did a great... read more

Reviewed February 18, 2018
sylviar2410
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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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We have a lovely historic site of 3+ acres with eight historic buildings. Visitors can tour the buildings and grounds on their own or as part of a guided tour.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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725 N Dawson St, Thomasville, GA 31792-4452
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+1 229-226-7664
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

Mother and I were in town for a family wedding, and thought we'd take in a few sights. A recommendation was made to visit this museum. We thoroughly enjoyed the outdoor sites even though they were locked. We knocked at the front door, but the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lisa M
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Small but interesting..out buildings offer a 3 bay garage with t-model car and fire engine, an old fashion private 10 pin bowling alley, slat pine log cabin, courthouse and a child's playhouse..self tour

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank coupons101j
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

The museum is an interesting collection of items and local history. The guided tour will give you a very good picture of the history of Thomasville and what has driven the local economy for 150 plus years. Museum offers camps and related items for locals...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank charleslambert392
Reviewed February 18, 2018

We arrived not knowing what we would find but the Director Anne was very helpful and did a great job at guiding us around. Sorry we cut into your lunchtime. X

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank sylviar2410
Reviewed September 22, 2017

This is a great place for visitors and local people. There is quite the variety and quality is good too.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Michelle D
Reviewed August 10, 2017

We live virtually across Dawson street from this little museum. Once the home of the Flowers baking family, the structure itself is pleasant but has no real architectural interest. I walked in one day and after saying "Hello, hello!" at the top of my voice,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank John F
Reviewed July 24, 2017

The tour was very thorough. Movie very interesting . The out buildings were well Preserved and organized. The fans came in handy outside. Had a Great time, enjoyed the entire tour.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank dawnandrews33
Reviewed June 22, 2017

I was alone when I visited. There were no others touring. Ring the bell and if no answer walk around to look for someone (as indicated on front door). I took the self-guided tour as no one was available to guide. Many of the displays...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Becky B
Reviewed February 17, 2017

I went to this place on a day when I was restless and needed something to do. I was disappointed because I went at 11 a.m. and a landscaper told me to come back at 1:30 p.m. That is what I did. I pulled up...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank beachlover249
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

The curator was excellent. He was very informative and took his time to explain and answer questions. Best $8 spent fir personal tour.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Roxanne W
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Response from ThomasvilleHistory | Property representative |
Our fees are as follows: $8 for a guided tour for adults and $5 for those under 18. Self guided tours are $5 for adults and $1 for students
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