Augusta’s treasures: a museum mosaic

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Augusta, Georgia, boasts a museum scene as rich as its history. Delve into the city’s past at the Augusta Museum of History, where exhibits explore 12,000 years of the region, from Native American artifacts to Civil War memorabilia.

Art lovers wander the Morris Museum of Art, the oldest museum in the American South dedicated to Southern artists. Marvel at 5,000 works spanning centuries. For a unique twist, explore Pexcho’s American Dime Museum, a recreated late 19th and early 20th century dime museum, brimming with oddities and curiosities.

The Lucy Craft Laney Museum celebrates African American history and culture.

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