Continuing my westward trek again for North Carolina Thursdays, I noticed Smithfield in Johnston County. Did a quick check and found Ava Gardner Museum: https://trip101.com/article/best-things-to-do-smithfield-nc.
Official Website: https://avagardner.org/
Hours and Admission:Admission Prices
Adults ages 18-64 $12.00 Seniors 65 & up $10.00 Military Active Duty $10.00 Teens 13-17 $10.00 Children 6-12 $8.00 Children Under 6 FREE A special group rate for 10 people or more is offered for $10.00/person.
Heritage Tours $15.00/person (includes admission to museum.)
Subject to availability. Please call our museum for details.
All admission goes directly to support the museum as a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization.
Monday – Friday: 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Saturday: 9 am – 5 pm
Sunday: 2 pm – 5 pm
Closed Dec 24-25, Easter Sunday, and Thanksgiving.
Atlas Obscura: No listing located https://www.atlasobscura.com/
Google Maps: Google Maps Smithfield, North Carolina (Street View available)
Historical Marker DataBase (HMDB): https://www.hmdb.org/ (No listing located)
Landmarkhunter: No locations listed http://landmarkhunter.com/
Linkedin: No listing located http://www.linkedin.com/
National Register of Historic Places: No listing located
Only In Your State: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/north-carolina/ava-garner-museum-smithfield-nc/
Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/avamuseum/ava-gardner-museum-exhibits/ – Several listings located
Roads and Kingdoms: No listing located https://roadsandkingdoms.com/
Roadside America: No listing located https://www.roadsideamerica.com/
Silly America: No listing located https://sillyamerica.com/
Smoky Mountain News: No listing located https://www.smokymountainnews.com/
Snapchat: No listing located https://www.snapchat.com/
Strange Carolinas: No listing located https://www.strangecarolinas.com/
This is my South: No listing located https://www.thisismysouth.com/
Twitch channel or search: No listing located – https://www.twitch.tv/
Vimeo channel or search: No videos located https://vimeo.com/
Waymarking: No listings located https://www.waymarking.com/
Past North Carolina Thursdays posts: https://upsdownsfamilyhistory.wordpress.com/tag/north-carolina-thursdays/