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Oak Hill & The Martha Berry Museum

24 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Rome, GA 30161
+1 706-368-6789
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Fantastic museum, great docents, student run business

Fascinating stop to find out about an amazing woman who started a college in 1902, with help from... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Laura M
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Atlantic Beach, United States
Interesting and beautiful

We knew a little about Martha Berry and Berry College but learned so much on our tour of the... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2018
gardener5082
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Thomaston, Georgia
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24 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Rome, GA 30161
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Reviewed April 17, 2018

Fascinating stop to find out about an amazing woman who started a college in 1902, with help from friends like Henry Ford and the Vanderbilt family

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Reviewed March 22, 2018

We knew a little about Martha Berry and Berry College but learned so much on our tour of the college, the museum, and the Berry home. The student docents were excellent. The one who took us to the Berry home was very knowledgeable and pleasant....More

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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Had the pleasure of visiting this beautiful Mansion, for a wedding. What a treasure. Martha Berry, an incredible woman, has such an incredible legacy. The grounds were beautifully restored and lovely to stroll through. So much history. A definite must see when visiting Rome.

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

We have a daughter that graduated from Berry College and one attending at present, yet we had never taken this tour until now. It was delightful! I love history and this was very well presented. I have great respect for Martha Berry and this tour...More

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Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

If you enjoy local history you’ll love a visit to this museum. Make sure you take the time to go on the tour of the Berry house. Students from nearby Berry College will serve as your guides with many fascinating stories about this wonderful lady....More

Thank 363Dan-Dundon
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Reviewed November 7, 2017

We stayed at Barnsley Resort and decided to head to Rome and see what it was all about. We were pleasantly surprised by this museum and house tour. If you have seen Sweet Home Alabama, this is the house where Billy Ray lived. In the...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2017

Berry collage is beautiful to drive through and look at the wild life ,the beautiful collage and learn about the history of the collage. I love to ride through and see all the beautiful colors as the season's change in Rome Ga.

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Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

To be honest, I knew nothing of Martha Berry prior to our visit. After the visit, I would certainly recommend that if in the area, take a step back in history and understand the unselfishness and devotion of Martha Berry via this tour. The tour...More

Thank E3008Pink
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

The museum really needs to be visited in order to be appreciated. The grounds are being restored to their former glory which is a boon to flower lovers not only in the South but across America. The Berry Mansion holds many cherished memories of the...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

I would definitely recommend this museum, go here before you tour the college grounds. It is very informative and you feel like you know her by the end of the tour.

Thank Angela B
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It's $8 for adults, $7 for seniors, and $5 for children. Students of Berry and parents of Berry students are free.
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