Augusta Museum of History, Augusta

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The Augusta Museum of History is a history museum located in Augusta, Georgia, U.S.. The museum was founded in 1937 to preserve and share the history of Augusta and its surrounding area. On display are numerous artifacts, images, and dioramas that showcase the broad spectrum of Augusta’s history.
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  • This was a lovely museum, with a little smattering of everything related to local and national history. The largest exhibits were related to early Augusta history, golf, James Brown, and the railroad....  more »
  • I came with a group and Walt was our guide. He did a fantastic job! Very informant. The James Brown collection was very impressive. The train was really neat!  more »
  • The museum was small, but only cost $4 to enter. I enjoyed looking around and learning about the area. The only issue I had was that there is a trolley tour on Saturdays but the sign for the tour is h...  more »
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  • We've been to the museum several times. Though fairly small, there are great displays of Augusta history including a Petersburg boat, an old trolley and a real locomotive, which is my son's favorite. There is lots of rich history to be found here and the cost is inexpensive at only $4 for adults.
  • So many interesting things and so much knowledge. Thoroughly enjoyed my visit
  • Fantastic experience. Well laid out and full of local history.
  • Great museum. Had a wonderful engaging time, would visit again!!
  • This museum is ok. It was inexpensive so that was a great thing. $4 for a walk through of the museum. The James Brown setup was nice

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