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The Mount Airy Visitors Center

200 N Main St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-3810
+1 800-948-0949
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Friendly, Knowledgeable Staff/Volunteers

I've never visited a Visitors Center like the one in Mount Airy, NC. We were given detailed... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2016
Diane M
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Lake Lure, North Carolina
Very helpful

We even came across a staff person the next evening in town. She remembered us and gave us more... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2016
Jacalyn T
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The Mount Airy Visitors Center is now located in The Greater Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce Building at 200 N. Main Street, Mount Airy NC 27030. Please stop by the Mount Airy Visitors Center as we are open 7 Days a week Monday-Friday 8:30am-6pm (May-November) and until 5pm (December-April), Saturday 10am-4pm and Sunday 12noon-4pm. We can assist with planning your trip while visiting Mount Airy "Mayberry" North Carolina. The Andy Griffith Museum is also open 7 Days week and just few blocks from the Visitors Center.
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200 N Main St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-3810
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+1 800-948-0949
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Reviewed September 19, 2016

I've never visited a Visitors Center like the one in Mount Airy, NC. We were given detailed information along with suggestions as to how to spend our day in Mount Airy. We followed some of the suggestions (would have done more but ran out of...More

1  Thank Diane M
Reviewed September 18, 2016

We even came across a staff person the next evening in town. She remembered us and gave us more directions and advice.

Thank Jacalyn T
Reviewed September 12, 2016

This is an interesting place to visit. It is typical small town America -- something that is quickly vanishing from our Country! For fans of the "Andy Griffith Show" it is great. Many of the businesses and characters from the show were based on Mt....More

Thank lobo012847
Reviewed September 7, 2016

The staff was very friendly and informative. One of the nicest visitors centers we have been in. They gave us a map of the area. There was a tremendous amount of information available about the town and area.

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MayberryTourism, Director of Tourism & Marketing at The Mount Airy Visitors Center, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2016

Thank you for letting us know about your experience here in the Mount Airy Visitors Center. If you need anything else please let us know and we hope you will come back and visit

Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

As soon as we walked in the door, Eleanor hopped out of her chair and gave us a warm and genuine greeting. Her knowledge of the area and what to see and do was encyclopedic. What a wonderful way to start our vacation. She sent...More

Thank Jeana P
MayberryTourism, Director of Tourism & Marketing at The Mount Airy Visitors Center, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2016

Thank you for you kind words about Eleanor she does a great job and we are happy that you had a wonderful experience at the Mount Airy Visitors Center.

Reviewed August 30, 2016

The visitors center is located on the main drag in town with free street parking and a lot right around the corner. The building is air conditioned and has restrooms. Plenty of brochures and maps of Mt Airy and the surrounding area. We were there...More

Thank Kathy Z
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

We took some much needed time to reconnect with each as all adults we love the quiet lone time on the Harley Davidson as we rode we stopped over for supper and ended up staying the night

Thank prettylady91
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Eleanor the lady on staff that day was very helpful , knowledgeable with her information on what to do and where to go in town. I did think she was s little wordy . We left before she was finished her talk . But did...More

Thank gymlady30
Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

We just arrived in Mount Airy and decided to stop at the visitor's center first. It's located in the historic downtown area with free public parking one block away. The staff at the visitor's center was incredibly friendly and informative. We were provided with a...More

1  Thank 5-fosters
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Very friendly and helpful. In addition to having all the brochures and racks you would expect from a visitors center, they are also very good at promoting local events, festivals, as well as off-the beaten trail things to see. They can recommend times to return...More

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Debbie P
August 29, 2016|
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Response from MayberryTourism | Property representative |
Yes you can stay at The Andy Griffith Homeplace which is owned and operated by The Hampton Inn Mount Airy. Here is phone number to call them 336-789-5999
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tchism
July 23, 2015|
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Response from MayberryTourism | Property representative |
Yes they are open 7 Days a week and open on Sunday from 1:30pm-4:30pm and also open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm and Saturday 11am-4pm The Mount Airy Visitors Center is also open 7 days as week from Monday-Friday 8:30-5:30pm... More
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tchism
July 22, 2015|
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Response from MayberryTourism | Property representative |
The Mount Airy Visitors Center is open 7 Days a Week and so is the Andy Griffith Museum the information printed above is incorrect I manage and operate the Mount Airy Visitors Center. Yes they are open 7 Days a week and open... More
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