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Richmond Hill Historical Society Museum

11460 Ford Ave, Richmond Hill, GA 31324-4204
+1 912-756-3697
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Richmond Hill Historical Society Museum

Great place to visit. Mr. Hubbard presented a very informative program on the history of the area... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
John O
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Amherst, New Hampshire
Small, compact, but full of interesting history and lots that you did not know about Henry Ford

Henry Ford had a major residence near by and is responsible for the development of the area. This... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
alkamara
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Savannah, Georgia
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Great place to visit. Mr. Hubbard presented a very informative program on the history of the area and Henry Fords contributions to the area.

Thank John O
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Henry Ford had a major residence near by and is responsible for the development of the area. This museum tells the many stories of how Henry worked, the major inventions that he developed in his workshops on his plantation. There are numerous artifacts that help...More

Thank alkamara
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We loved this museum. We learned so much about Henry Ford, things we never knew. The presentation of audio and pictures is outstanding and having s guided tour is very helpful. Our guide was perfect. He provided lots of information in an entertaining manner and...More

Thank Beck48
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

What a complete disappointment. Drove out of our way to see this and they are listed on Monday. They do have a car in yard. Big deal!More

Thank Nancy L
trippin2017, Manager at Richmond Hill Historical Society Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Sorry Nancy! We are open Tuesday thru Saturday from 10:am to 4:pm. Sorry we missed you. Can you tell me where you saw our hours as open on Monday so i can get it corrected? "Car in the yard" is a 1937 ford Pickup truck...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

No bigger than this museum was 10 bucks for admission seemed excessive so we didn't stay. Staff was friendly but just was not impressed enough to dump 60 bucks (6 in our group ) into a visitMore

Thank Steve L
trippin2017, Manager at Richmond Hill Historical Society Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Actually the admission, as advertised, is $6 for adults 18 and over. The museum provides a tour that consists of a narrated video and seven rooms of displays. The external appearance of the building can be misleading as far as the actual size. The tours...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

So much history in the school house built by Henry Ford Everyone knows Ford's story in Dearborn, MI but there is so many things to learn at this Museum Ask about the self driving tour it is very informative about the city of Ways Station/...More

Thank Lesia H
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to this museum. We learned so much about the history of the area, and Henry Fords part in it. Mr. Hubbard walked us thru and showed us the film. He was so knowledgeable, and added so much to what was...More

Thank JekyllIsland
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We had been told to visit by friends, but when we drove up we were not impressed. We were greeted by super docent named Hub, who spent almost 3 hours talking about H.Ford and the area. This is a spot that few would notice but...More

Thank rpray2017
trippin2017, General Manager at Richmond Hill Historical Society Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Thanks folks! It's true, the old wooden clapboard building, a Kindergarten built by Henry Ford in 1940, is not initially all that impressive from the outside. The exterior of the building belies the amount of space it provides inside. It's hard to imagine that the...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017

We went by this museum, set in a kindergarten building Henry Ford built, on a whim. The museum all by itself is fine, but a visitor will get so much more. The Docent has made this history his life's work and his passion shows. He...More

Thank joe85148
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Very informative, well-designed displays and video. This reflects significant research and understanding of Henry Ford and his efforts to build a community at Richmond Hill. The heart and soul of the place is Hub (Roy Hubbard) who provided a narration of the video and an...More

Thank rchriste
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