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Timaay wrote a review May 2017
Bristol, Tennessee295 contributions28 helpful votes
Lots of old vintage items that both bring back memories and engage the mind! You can easily spend an hour or so with all of the great displays. Will definitely return!
Date of experience: August 2016
Sheila T wrote a review Apr 2017
Stuart, Virginia, United States12 contributions5 helpful votes
We visited this museum a couple weeks ago with our 11 year old grandson. We were very impressed with all the collections! But, mine & my husband's favorite collection was Mrs. Matthews' scrapbooks. We wanted to just pull up a chair & spend the day going through them. So much…
Date of experience: April 2017
sheeba2017 wrote a review Apr 2017
Galax, Virginia6 contributions2 helpful votes
There is a lot of interesting history at this museum. Their is history on the Matthews, who it was named after, and also history on the town of Galax.
Date of experience: May 2016
Roger P wrote a review Jul 2016
213 contributions25 helpful votes
A great collection of local items from the area. Mr Matthews had an extensive collection in addition to the items that have been donated by other people. The most arrow heads I have ever seen. A wonderful collection of Civil War photos. Well worth the visit.
Date of experience: July 2016
pattyp814 wrote a review Jul 2015
Rhode Island631 contributions159 helpful votes
I had been to this museum once in 1985, and visited again just last month. I remember how the museum used to be, and it is so great to see how it has grown. The museum has added many pieces to appeal to many different interests which showcase the fascinating history and culture…
Date of experience: June 2015