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Greensboro Historical Museum

130 Summit Ave, Greensboro, NC 27401-3004
+1 336-373-2043
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Wonderful and free

There is lots of history and much to view. A great place to spend a few hours. There is even a... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
idabossIam
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Windsor, Canada
Hidden Gem!

If you want to know some history about Greensboro this is one of the best places to go. It is free... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
PHS_84
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GREENSBORO
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130 Summit Ave, Greensboro, NC 27401-3004
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

There is lots of history and much to view. A great place to spend a few hours. There is even a wonderful old gem of an old graveyard that is hidden at the rear of the gift shop.

Thank idabossIam
Reviewed 16 May 2017

If you want to know some history about Greensboro this is one of the best places to go. It is free to get in!!! Yeah, that is right FREE!!! It is a great place to take the kids during the summer. You would be astonished...More

Thank PHS_84
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I was asked to go with my granddaughter's class on a field trip to the museum and found it a wonderful experience! The tour was very informative and there a lot of artifacts to tell Greensboro's history. And it is free! I would highly recommend...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 13 May 2017

On a recent trip to Greensboro,, I stopped by their local Historical Museum and was amazed and what a fun and educational stop this turned out to be. They really did a great job setting up the museum and you'll enjoy learning about all the...More

Thank Chef Dennis L
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Mostly an indoor tour but there are outside points of interest too. Old cemetery that can be viewed, but the outer buildings are available by request only.

Thank Liz C
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Sightseeing, I recommend you learn a lot about contemporary culture. Museum collections may not be impressive but they reflect reality

Thank northbaciqua8
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Took my 2 daughters here(3 times this month already). If you like history and hands on,this is the place for you. There are 3 levels of things to look at and learn about. There is also a great gift shop on the second level and...More

Thank edenriverside00
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We visited and my 4-year old daughter found it a bit boring. Prob not the best place for that age. The two adults enjoyed it thought it's very limited

Thank Emmagoestothebeach
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The Smithsonian has nothing over the Greensboro Historical Museum! We were headed to Charleston and spent one night near Greensboro. We had a few hours and happened to stumble onto the Greensboro Historical Museum. What good fortune! The museum exhibits are so well organized and...More

Thank 365HappyTraveler
Reviewed 5 April 2017

The Greensboro Historical Museum is one of the very best local museums of history I have visited. What makes this museum special is that it not only captures the story of the Greensboro community from its pre-Revolutionary War days to now, it really tells the...More

Thank Jeff P
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