Northeast Georgia Mountains / Blairsville

Mountain Life Museum

25 Veteran's Memorial Pkwy.
Blairsville, GA 30512

706-754-0666 | 706-745-5493
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The Mountain Life Museum consists of several historic buildings; the Mock House and the Civil War-era Payne Cabin, barn, corn-crib and smithy. Located in the 1906 Butt/Mock Home.  

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Thursday: 11:00AM - 4:00PM
    Friday: 11:00AM - 4:00PM
    Saturday: 11:00AM - 4:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission free. A small donation is always appreciated.

    Facility Amenities

    Guided Tours / Guide Available

    Parking on Site

    Self-guided Tours

    General Information


    Free Admission

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


  • Mountain Heritage Festival

    Mountain Heritage Festival

    09/01/2018 - 09/02/2018

    Celebrating Appalachian history and culture, the Mountain Heritage Festival features an open-air market with local handicrafts such as handmade brooms, candles, soaps, wood carvings, pottery, honey and garden products. Enjoy performances by bluegrass musicians, gospel groups and country musicians. Sample campfire cooking at the Civil War Camp. "Old-ways" games and craft demonstrations of rail/shingle splitting, spinning and quilting also are featured. Free admission. For more information, vis... read more