Spend an afternoon exploring the Shields-Ethridge Heritage Farm. Enjoy this interactive tour experience that shares some of the rich farming history of Northeast Georgia. Choose your own route or follow our recommended tour route that leads you through the farm core and to nearby farm buildings. Just tap each stop to hear professionally narrated stories with period music and sound effects. Navigate the content through the detailed tour map.
With our comprehensive audio and video iPhone application, you can visit the farm at a time that is convenient for you (during regular operating hours) and spend as much time as you like at each building.
The Shields-Ethridge Heritage Farm Tour
Estimated Tour Time: approx. 30 minutes
Tour Route Length: approx. 1 mile
Audio Traks/Images: 16
Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 3.0 or later
A map and brochure are also available at the farm to assist you with your tour, or you can view and print a brochure ( pdf) from our website.
The Shields-Ethridge Heritage Farm Tour is now available for free through the iTunes appStore.
How to download an iPhone App
First, make sure you’ve created an account with iTunes on your computer.
On your iPhone: Just tap the App Store icon on your iPhone/iTouch then tap the “search” button. In the search space type Shields-Ethridge Tour. Touch Shields-Ethridge Tour then download/install.
On your computer: Click the link above and it will open iTunes directly to the Shields-Ethridge Tour preview page. Then click “View in iTunes” button and your iTunes open to the application for download. Or visit iTunes.com, search for Shields-Ethridge, then download.
Please note: The Shields-Ethridge Farm does not have Internet access. Please be sure to install the walking tour on your iphone before arriving at the farm.