Classic South / Thomson

McTell's 12-String Strut

149 Main St.
Thomson, GA 30824

706-597-1000
  • McTell's 12-String Strut

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  • Blind Willie's Blues

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  • Remembering Blind Willie

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  • Blue Strings

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  • First Night

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  • Camellia City Blues

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  • Braille Blues

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  • Leonid Afremov’s Night Alley on Guitar

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  • Georgia on my Mind

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  • William Bartram Wildflowers of McDuffie County

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  • Belle Meade Strut

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  • Three Women Blues

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  • Travelin' Blues

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McTell's 12-String Strut is a public art project showcasing several 7 foot tall hand-painted Stella guitar replicas designed by local visual artists. The project is meant to recognize and honor the legacy of Blind Willie McTell, his music and the fact that such an influential musician was born and lived in McDuffie County.

Location map: http://thomsonga.wix.com/mctells12stringstrut#!locations/d0evs 

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: All Day
    Monday: All Day
    Tuesday: All Day
    Wednesday: All Day
    Thursday: All Day
    Friday: All Day
    Saturday: All Day

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Free

    Facility Amenities

    Maps & Brochures Available, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission , Open Year 'Round

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway

    20

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival

    Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival

    05/05/2018 - 05/05/2018

    Selected by the Southeast Tourism Society as a Top 20 Event, the Blind Willie Blues Festival is one of the finest small festivals in the Southeast, with fans and patrons attending from all over the United States. Enjoy a celebration of blues that brings in great music and honors Thomson, Ga., native, Blind Willie McTell, a Georgia Music Hall of Fame member recognized internationally for his songwriting and 12 string guitar skills. Performances by local, regional and national musicians, local ... read more

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