Visits to the Historic Dyess Colony: Johnny Cash Boyhood Home begin at the Dyess Colony Visitors Center, 110 Center Drive. Visitors purchase tickets there. The Visitors Center includes a brief film, exhibits, and a gift shop.
A museum next door in the Dyess Colony Administration Building tells the story of the Dyess Colony and how growing up in the Colony influenced Johnny Cash and his music.
After touring the exhibits, visitors travel to the Johnny Cash Boyhood Home via shuttle. There are restroom facilities in the Visitors Center, but there are no facilities at the Johnny Cash Boyhood Home.
Hours: Tours begin at 9 a.m. with last tours of the day at 3 p.m., Tuesdays through Saturdays
Admission (includes all three buildings):
$10 general admission
$8 senior rate
$8 group rate (groups of 10 or more- comp tour operator and bus driver)
$5 student rate (children 5-18 or with a university ID)
$5 field trip rate (comp all bus drivers and 1 chaperone per 10 students)
Free-children under 5 and AState students