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Mayfield Dairy Farm

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Great ice cream & interesting tour

The dairy is closed on Wednesdays. We missed the tour this time but it is very interesting. I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Linda G
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Vicksburg, United States
Interesting tour, but limited

Always fascinated by seeing how things are made, we went on the Mayfield Dairy tour. The tour... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
646lorit
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Dawsonville, Georgia
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4 Mayfield Lane, Athens, TN 37371
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 26 November 2014

On our way back from Pigeon Forge, we decided to detour a little to Athens TN and visit Mayfield Dairy Farm. Now, you won't see any REAL cows here, but you will get a nice little tour to see what it's like to package milk...More

8  Thank Linda G
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Reviewed 13 December 2013

First of all, the Mayfield Dairy Farm is a processing center and not a working farm. It was neat, but you definitely need to do it and the Sweetwater Valley Farm up the road to get the most out of it. The Mayfield Dairy Farm...More

8  Thank Andrea R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The dairy is closed on Wednesdays. We missed the tour this time but it is very interesting. I especially loved that you could buy their ice cream after the tour and see the murals outside. We went a couple of years ago and it was...More

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always fascinated by seeing how things are made, we went on the Mayfield Dairy tour. The tour includes a cup or cone of ice cream, which we enjoyed while waiting forour tour to start. The tour starts with a 10 minute video which recounts the...More

Thank 646lorit
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting to see how ice cream and milk are packaged. Also interesting to hear some about the history of milk in general. The guide was very kind, the movies were very informative. You do get to see action on the tours. The gift shop...More

Thank Allisonspring
Reviewed 10 October 2018

I stumbled across this on my way north from Georgia. I was familiar with the Mayfield brand so when I saw the highway sign I detoured. There was no tour available, but the staff let me watch the film. I was fascinated by the history...More

Thank heidio369
Reviewed 5 October 2018

What a fun place to take the kids for a pumpkin and farm visit. Geared for kids under 10 or so, they have the usual hay ride and pumpkins. But also some fun things like zip line, bouncy dome, slides, a fun tow behind ride,...More

1  Thank 123Gary2018
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Great tour of the plant and free ice cream!! Who wouldn’t love that!! Toured how mill jugs are made. Watches them fill milk, chocolate milk and ice cream. They have a plant in Birmingham AL but the one in Athens is impressive. The gift shop...More

1  Thank sksmithiyq
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Put our 4 children in the car and headed to Athens today for a rainy day activity. Before leaving I read from the Mayfield website about hours and what to expect so I had an expectation when we arrived. Upon arrival, a very nice young...More

3  Thank AWendyDay
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We visited here after a cave tour. Entry fee is just $4.50 and you get a free ice cream cone or cup at the end of the tour. What a deal on a hot day. We purchased our tour and looked around in a cute...More

1  Thank Janie624
Reviewed 24 July 2018

The tour of the Mayfield Dairy provided a great break from interstate driving. The tour and bottling process was well done and informational.

Thank DrJDM
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We had a great day on a hot summer afternoon. After the tour and visiting the gift shop, we sat on rocking chairs outside and had ice cream.

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Bob812015
7 September 2018|
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Response from Sue P | Reviewed this property |
Wee found them closed on the weekend and Memorial Day.
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mommika1
29 August 2018|
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Response from S6792XGmichaelc | Reviewed this property |
Individual tickets only but everyone gets a huge ice cream at the end. Tour takes about 40 minutes
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icieo
23 June 2018|
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Response from Tanya G | Reviewed this property |
No but you can buy ice cream to eat there.
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