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Uncle Remus Museum, Eatonton

(4.4/5 based on 55+ reviews on the web)
The Uncle Remus Museum (Eatonton, GA) strives to educate visitors about the life and work of Joel Chandler Harris using historic storytelling, period artifacts, and informative tours. The Museum also has a wing devoted to Joseph Addison Turner.
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  • If you like history, this is a great place to go. Good displays. Helps you understand how things WERE. 
  • What charming little museum and a wealth of information from the $5 tour. Ms Georgia Smith gives a very lively talk about Joel Chandler Harris, life in Eatonton mid 1800s, and the characters or I shou...  more »
  • Stopped here on the way to Atlanta, and I must say it was entertaining. The lady working was very knowledgeable about Mr. Harris's history and told a wonderful story about his life. Take the tour, the...  more »
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  • Saw the sign for this adorable little cabin and our love for Uncle Remus compelled us to stop. Learned so much about the talented creator of Beer Fox, Beer Rabbit and such. Very small admission fee. Thank You Eatenton for preserving this to share.
  • If you are a fan of Brer Bear, Brer Fox, and Brer Rabbit, this is a must see museum. If you are lucky enough to be there when Ms. Georgia is working the museum then the experience will be complete. No offense to the other curators, I have not been there with anyone but Georgia. It is a small museum but it is packed full of interesting artifacts. Cap off your trip with a meal at Smith's Coastal Grill and a drive through the historical district.
  • How cool is this?
  • The tales by Ms Georgia made it that much more enjoyable
  • Educational