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Ava Gardner Museum, Smithfield
(4.8/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
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TripAdvisor
  • This museum isn't anything that will take you very long to walk through but it is interesting. Especially, if you are an Ava Gardner fan. 
  • Well presented museum, enjoyed how it is set up. Learned a lot about this Hollywood legend. Also visited nearby grave site which added some interest to the visit. 
  • After driving to and from Boston to Florida for 20+ years and saying we should stop...,we finally did. Surprisingly nice museum The Staff/docents were wonderful and spent time with us giving so much i...  more »
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  • Ava Gardner quite possibly could have been NC's 1st fashion/beauty icon. A definite addition to your "Places to See Before I Die" list. Loved every minute of it. The musuem volunteer was as walking talking Ava Gardner historian. She made my visit even more memorable.
  • The staff was extremely pleasant and welcoming. The number of artifacts was amazing. Well worth the trip!
  • Wonderful museum dedicated to a truly fascinating woman!
  • it helps you unerstand the history about ava gardner
  • I love Ava Gardner my mom name to me after her 🕶