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Fun Place to visit

Stopped at the visitors center and they suggested we stop here. Glad we did. Was fun to get... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2017
Sinclairville, New York
Nice exhibit to visit!

My family and I visited this attraction while visiting Mayberry. I recommend taking advantage of... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
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215 City Hall St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-3860
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Although this was very authentic of an old time jail, it is not the replica of the Andy Griffith Show. That is on the other side of downtown next to Wally's Filling Station.

3  Thank 1grannie6
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

This place is the pitts! It's an old jail yes, but its the Old City jail.... Not the one from the Andy Griffen show. They charge $3.00 to get in and you blink twice its over. Nothing to see, not even linen on the old...More

3  Thank Cetoute
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

My family and I visited this attraction while visiting Mayberry. I recommend taking advantage of this opportunity to see how much a jail has advanced since Mayberry day to today’s times.

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Reviewed 23 May 2018

Everything is exactly as it was in the show even down to the jail cell keys hung up within reach between the two jail cells. Perfect photo opportunities....... This is a must visit!!

2  Thank leem3821
Reviewed 26 October 2017

this little gem is hidden away in a hair salon when there not busy they do tours of the jail for $3.00 the day we were there only one person was working the salon so in between customer she let us go in quick so...More

1  Thank blondie613
Reviewed 28 August 2017

If you remember watching Andy Griffith and seeing the jail the little town of Mayberry, this is hit. It looks just like it. It will be a quick stop, but worth it.

Thank Wejoy
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Last time we visited Mount Airy it was a free visit to the jail. Now it is $3 per person but it was closed when we stopped by. Since we had visited earlier I would not pay to visit this again but if you would...More

Thank skip620
Reviewed 6 July 2017

When in Mayberry you need to see ALL of the great sites and have a greater appreciation for the Andy Griffith Show! These places just brings the show to life. LOVE our MAYBERRY!!

Thank Vicki A
Reviewed 25 June 2017

we were with friends looked around at the courthouse, the old gas station, the jail. my husband took pictures of us in the jail cell

Thank tljohn
Reviewed 25 June 2017

A pretty fair replica of the jail from the "Andy Griffith Show", which was fun to visit and snap some photos from the inside.

Thank beachbumbabs
Reviewed 27 May 2017

nice replica of the Mayberry jail lots of history and info of the show u get to lock yourself in jail so u feel like Otis

Thank buger
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Stopped at the visitors center and they suggested we stop here. Glad we did. Was fun to get "locked up" and make some calls. If you have a few minutes, stop by.

Thank marcy333
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