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Ava Gardner Museum, Smithfield

#60 of 184 in Museums in North Carolina
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  • There are lots of exhibits and mostly her clothing. This was when movie stars where mostly respectable people...  more »
  • We thoroughly enjoyed our visit. We have lived in NC for 20 years and had heard about this museum but were never much interested in Ava Gardner. But, I'm glad we decided to stop by. The museum was won...  more »
  • We visited this museum on May 6th. There is parking in the street. It does not seem to be a big museum on first sight, but there are a lot of little histories behind every item. Every year they put ot...  more »
  • It has a wonderfully curated collection. Plan on spending one hour, or more if you're an Ava Gardner fan. Video, personal items, posters, awards and paintings. .. Definitely worth a visit!
  • A wonderful glimpse into the life & career of a legendary star
  • Very well done museum. The documentary with it was very well done. Good for 1 to 2 hours if you look at everything.
  • Wife loved it. Staff was very courteous.