Classic South / Thomson

McTell's 12-String Strut

149 Main St.
Thomson, GA 30824

  • McTell's 12-String Strut

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  • Blind Willie's Blues

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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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  • 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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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.

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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


    Free Admission

    Open Year 'Round

    Group Amenities


    Near Interstate Highway


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


  • 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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