We try to keep this list of historic house museums for Georgia current, but it is best to check directly with the museums for their hours and other information. If you know of a historic house museum in Georgia that should be listed here, please use our submission form to let us know about it.


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Rhodes Hall

1516 Peachtree Street, NW
Atlanta,GA 30309
Phone: (404)885-7800
Year Built:1904
Admission Price:See their website
Hours: Tue 11-3pm, Sat 10-2pm

Rhodes Hall, one of Atlanta’s few remaining mansions on Peachtree Street, is located just north of Pershing Point. Built in 1904, prior to the development of Ansley Park, Rhodes Hall was designed by one of Atlanta’s most celebrated young architects for one of the city’s wealthiest men. Constructed of Stone Mountain granite in the Romanesque Revival style, it holds state-wide significance for both the quality and style of its architecture.


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The Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson

419 Seventh Street
Augusta,GA 30901
Phone: (706)722-9828
Year Built:1859
Admission Price:Adults $5, Seniors $4, Students $3
Hours: Tue-Sat 10-4pm

The Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson was built in 1859 by local stove merchant, Aaron H. Jones, a native of Eastport, Maine. Jones, however, never occupied the house, selling it when it was new for $10,000 in February, 1860 to the Trustees of the First Presbyterian Church.


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Chief Vann House Historic Site

82 Ga. Highway 225 N
Chatsworth,GA 30705
Phone: (706)695-2598
Year Built:1804
Admission Price:Adults $5, Children $3.50
Hours: Thu-Sat 9-5pm

During the 1790s, James Vann became a Cherokee Indian leader and wealthy businessman. He established the largest and most prosperous plantation in the Cherokee Nation, covering 1,000 acres of what is now Murray County. In 1804 he completed construction of a beautiful 2 ½-story brick home that was the most elegant in the Cherokee Nation. After Vann was murdered in 1809, his son Joseph inherited the mansion and plantation. Joseph was also a Cherokee leader and became even more wealthy than his father.


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Holliday Dorsey Fife Museum

140 West Lanier Avenue
Fayetteville,GA 30214
Phone: (770)716-5332
Year Built:1855
Admission Price:General $5, Seniors, Military, Students $4, Childr
Hours: 10-3 Thurs, 10-5 Fri, 10-3 Sat

The Holliday Dorsey Fife House was built in 1855. The House is named for the major families that lived in it over the years. Guests can learn about the history of the house, of Fayette County and its residents, and its unique ties to Margaret Mitchell and Doc Holliday.

Fort Oglethorpe

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Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park

3370 LaFayette Road
Fort Oglethorpe,GA 30742
Phone: (706)866-9241
Year Built:
Admission Price:See their website
Hours: See their website

The park includes three historic homes. Brotherton House marks the spot where the Union line was broken, Snodgrass House served as a Union field hospital, and Cravens House served as a Conferderate field hospital.


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Hills & Dales Estate

1916 Hills and Dales Drive
P. O. Box 790
LaGrange,GA 30240
Phone: (706)882-3242
Year Built:1916
Admission Price:Adults $15, Children $7.00,
Hours: 10 am - 5 pm, Tues-Sat

Designed by Hentz and Reid for textile magnate Fuller E. Callaway, this Italian villa home is the centerpiece of a 35 acre estate which blends with formal boxwood gardens.


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Johnston-Felton-Hay House

934 Georgia Ave.
Macon,GA 31201
Phone: (478)742-8155
Year Built:1855
Admission Price:See their website
Hours: See their website

The 18,000-square-foot mansion spans four levels and is crowned by a three-story cupola. Commissioned by imaginative owners and constructed by the most skillful workers of the time, its technological amenities were unsurpassed in the mid-19th century: hot and cold running water, central heat, a speaker-tube system, in-house kitchen and an elaborate ventilation system.


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Andalusia, Home of Flannery O'Connor

2628 N. Columbia St.
Milledgeville,GA 31061
Phone: (478)454-4029
Year Built:1859
Admission Price:Suggested donation - $5 per person
Hours: 10am-4pm, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, & Sat

Andalusia was the home of American author Flannery O'Connor from 1951 until her death from lupus in 1964. This family farm was where O'Connor was living when she completed her two novels and two collections of short stories. Visitors to the farm can tour the main house and see several outbuildings. Most of the furniture and furnishings are original and authentic. There are also nature trails, a pond, and live peacocks.

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Old Governor's Mansion

120 South Clarke St.
Milledgeville,GA 31061
Phone: (478)445-4545
Year Built:1839
Admission Price:See their website
Hours: See their website

Completed in 1839, the Old Governor's Mansion is one of the finest examples of High Greek Revival architecture in the nation. Designed by noted architect Charles Clusky, an Irish immigrant, and built by Timothy Porter of Farmington, Connecticut, the Mansion looms over Milledgeville with its stately columns and imposing facade. Serving as the residence for Georgia's chief executives for over thirty years, the Mansion's history encompasses the antebellum, Civil War, and early Reconstruction phases of the state's history. Such noted state leaders as George Crawford, Howell Cobb, and Joseph E. Brown resided in the building and used it as a stage for speeches and also to introduce guests of national standing.


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McDaniel-Tichenor House

319 McDaniel Street
Monroe,GA 30655
Phone: (770)267-5602
Year Built:1887
Admission Price:Call for info
Hours: Call for info

Originally designed by Athens architect William Winstead Thomasin the then-popular Victorian Italianate Villa style, the house was extensively remodeled in the 1930s by Nashville architect, and son-in-law of Edgar and Gipsy Tichenor, Francis Boddie Warfield. Remodeled in the Neoclassical style in favor with prominent southerners at the time, the Tichenors also added modern indoor plumbing, electricity and heating systems. Though the interior was reconfigured as well, much of the original woodwork, doors and inlaid marbleized mantels are original.


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Barrington Hall

535 Barrington Dr.
Roswell,GA 30075
Phone: (770)640-3855
Year Built:1842
Admission Price:Adults $8; Seniors $7; Children $6
Hours: 10-3pm Mon-Sat, 1-3 Sun.

The home of Barrington King who with his father, Roswell King, co-founded the town of Roswell, GA. The Greek Revival Temple Form home has been lovingly restored and contains many original family possessions. The seven acres of grounds feature the only public antebellum garden in metro Atlanta


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Andrew Low House

329 Abercorn Street
Savannah,GA 31401
Phone: (912)233-6854
Year Built:1849
Admission Price:Adults $8, Children $4.50
Hours: Mon-Wed, Fri-Sat 10-4:30pm, Sun 12-4:30

In 1847 the wealthy cotton factor Andrew Low chose John Norris to design a house on the lot for his young family. Norris was an architect to whom the city's leading citizens turned for the design of their residences and business establishments. Along with the architects William Jay and Charles B. Cluskey, John Norris formed a trio which left major imprints upon 19th century Savannah.

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Davenport House Museum

324 E. State St.
Savannah,GA 31401
Phone: (912)236-8097
Year Built:1820
Admission Price:Adults $8.41 Children $4.67
Hours: 10-4 Mon-Sat 1-4 Sun

Completed circa 1820 by Isaiah Davenport, this historic home marked the beginning of Savannah’s historic preservation movement. Throughout its 50+ years as a historic site, the Davenport House Museum has treated visitors to intriguing and vivid experiences centered on a legendary Savannah-centric tale of courage and determination.

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The Harper Fowlkes House

230 Barnard Street
Savannah,GA 31401
Phone: (912)234-2180
Year Built:1842
Admission Price:$10 general admission, $5 students, 12 and under f
Hours: 10-3 pm, Wed, Thurs. and Friday

Antebellum mansion with an 1890's top floor addition, this home is filled with beautiful antiques, and tells the story of an old Savannah family, the Champions and the McAlpins, as well at the life of early preservationist Alida Harper Fowlkes. The home has a beautiful garden that is rented for events.


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Altama Musuem of Art & History

611 Jackson Street
Vidalia,GA 30474
Phone: (912)537-1911
Year Built:1911
Admission Price:Free--donations appreciated
Hours: Sept-May, TH-F-SA 10am-2pm, SU 1-3pm, M 10am-2pm

The Altama Museum of Art & History is housed in the 1911 Brazell House, designed and built for the Crawford W. Brazell family by noted architect-builder Ivey Crutchfield. Large columns, multi-hipped rooflines and grand porches define the exterior of the neoclassical home. As a residence, the home boasted two full restrooms and electric lights, significant as the surrounding area did not have electric service for another 30 years. Surviving interior details include beautiful mantels and trim, tongue and groove paneled ceilings, heart pine floors, and original chandeliers. Soaring rolled glass windows and 15 foot ceilings contribute to a light and airy environment that highlights the museum's collections. Visitors will enjoy a selection of contemporary Southern Art and antique prints, fine furniture, period costume and one of the largest collections of Staffordshire porcelain on public display in the United States. Temporary exhibits and events of both artistic and historical focus are offered throughout the museum's September-May season. Private tours are also available at no cost throughout the year with advance appointment.