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Troup County Archives and Legacy Museum on Main

136 Main St, LaGrange, GA 30240-3218
+1 706-884-1828
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Troup County Museum

This free of charge museum in LaGrange is not to be missed if you are in the area. It has extensive... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
borders22
,
Ohio
Good research for local history.

First class research for the local area history, its people and its development over the years... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Hoke T
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Atlanta
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The Troup County Historical Society operates Troup County Archives and Legacy Museum on Main. The Archives offers a genealogy library containing items relating to Troup County, Georgia, and most southeastern states. Legacy Museum on Main is home to an exhibit gallery featuring West Georgia history and a rotating gallery spotlighting collections ranging from the archives collections to nationally recognized traveling exhibits. Open Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm. Legacy Museum on Main is open every Saturday while the Archives is open the first and third Saturday 10:00am to 4:00pm.
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23 Mar 2018
“Troup County Museum”
22 Jan 2018
“Good research for local history.”
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136 Main St, LaGrange, GA 30240-3218
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+1 706-884-1828
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Reviewed March 23, 2018

This free of charge museum in LaGrange is not to be missed if you are in the area. It has extensive information about the history of the surrounding area.

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

First class research for the local area history, its people and its development over the years. And the displays in the museum change from time to time with many interesting items, some local industries, and some of the local people such as the military service...More

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Issy4110, other at Troup County Archives and Legacy Museum on Main, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Thank you so much! We are so glad that you have found the Archives and Museum enjoyable!

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Reviewed March 23, 2017

This small treasure was so unexpected! If you want to get to know this town, even the whole county (Troup), start here. I think a quick visit here should be almost mandatory for anyone moving to the area! In the space of an hour, or...More

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Reviewed July 24, 2016

Lagrange is a small town of about 32,000. However, we have an interesting history, and this museum highlights some of it. You are free to just roam around and read the things that interest you. It's a small museum and worth a bit of your...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

I was absolutely astounded when I visited the Troup County Historical Society Archives Department located in the Legacy Museum in LaGrange, Georgia. I arrived late in the afternoon on Friday, April 22, 2016, and was slightly panicked that I would not have time to get...More

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Reviewed November 12, 2015

My husband and I usually try to visit the historical museums of cities we visit. This museum was a little above what we normally expect from a small town. We spent about 30 minutes exploring the archives and gained some interesting information about the history...More

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Reviewed July 27, 2015

Great place to explore the history of Troup County and Georgia. The archives has several very helpful people to assist you when you are doing research. Great source for family research.

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Reviewed April 25, 2015

I was suprised by how well done and put together everything was for a small town museum. It had nice displays and exhibits that touched on several decades of its history. Visitors have access to the first floor.

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Reviewed December 13, 2014

Interesting facts and articles of the history of the area. Library was small, and the docent was helpful!

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Reviewed December 4, 2014

We were in town to see the Christmas at Callaway Gardens, and were looking for other things to do while in the area. Went to the museum in the afternoon. Full of pictures and artifacts from the area. Spent about 30 minutes there, and would...More

Thank Gary C
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