Central North Carolina Sights


Ava Gardner Museum

Ava Gardner Museum Review

Located in the hometown of the legendary movie star, this museum has an extensive collection of memorabilia tracing Gardner's life, from childhood on the farm to her Hollywood glory days. It's about 30 mi southeast of Raleigh in downtown Smithfield.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 325 E. Market St., Smithfield, NC 27577 | Map It
  • Phone: 919/934–5830
  • Cost: $7
  • Hours: Mar.–Nov., Mon.–Sat. 9–5, Sun. 2–5; Dec.–Feb., Mon.–Sat. 9–5
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  • Location: Raleigh
Updated: 10-12-2012

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