Historical Sites around Acworth, GA

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A.H. Stephens State Park

456 Alexander Street North West
Crawfordville, GA
This pretty park west of Augusta is best known for its equestrian facilities, Confederate museum and lakeside group camp. Horseback riders can expl...
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Boone Station State Historic Site

240 Gentry Road
Lexington, KY
Daniel Boone (1734-1820), known for his role in the exploring and settling of the Kentucky frontier decided that the settlement of Boonesborough ha...
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Chief Vann House Historic Site

82 Ga. Highway 225 N
Chatsworth, GA
During the 1790s, James Vann became a Cherokee Indian leader and wealthy businessman.  He established the largest and most prosperous plantati...
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Constitution Square State Historic Site

134 S. Second Street
Danville, KY
Constitution Square is the site of the signing of Kentucky's Constitution in 1792. Stop into the Visitors Bureau at Grayson's Tavern to get a map o...
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Dahlonega Gold Museum Historic Site

1 Public Square
Dahlonega, GA
Twenty years before the 1849 gold rush in California, thousands of prospectors flocked into the Cherokee Nation in north Georgia, marking the true ...
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Dr. Thomas Walker State Historic Site

459 KY 459
Barbourville, KY
A replica of the cabin constructed by explorer and physician Dr. Thomas Walker stands on a 12-acre tract six miles southeast of Barbourville. Locat...
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Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site

813 Indian Mounds Road, South West
Cartersville, GA
Home to several thousand Native Americans from 1000 A.D. to 1550 A.D., this 54-acre site protects six earthen mounds, a plaza, village site, borrow...
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Fort King George Historic Site

302 McIntosh Road South East
Darien, GA
This is the oldest English fort remaining on Georgia's coast. From 1721 until 1736, Fort King George was the southern outpost of the British Empire...
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Fort McAllister State Park

3894 Fort McAllister Road
Richmond Hill, GA
Located south of Savannah on the banks of the Ogeechee River, this scenic park showcases the best-preserved earthwork fortification of the Confeder...
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Fort Morris Historic Site

2559 Fort Morris Road
Midway, GA
When the Continental Congress convened in 1776, the delegates recognized the importance of a fort to protect their growing seaport from the British...
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Georgia Museum of Agriculture and Historic Village

1392 Whiddon Mill Road
Tifton, GA
History:The GMA Gallery opened in November of 2010 with a commitment to showcase the work of traditional and rural Georgia artists. Since 2010 the ...
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Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site

5556 U.S. Hwy 17 N.
Brunswick, GA
This beautiful plantation represents the history and culture of Georgia’s rice coast. In the early 1800s, William Brailsford of Charleston ca...
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Isaac Shelby Cemetery State Historic Site

6725 KY Hwy. 300
Junction City, KY
Visit the smallest park in the park system where the ½-acre burial grounds of the Shelby family sits amid the peaceful countryside of Lincol...
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Jarrell Plantation Historic Site

711 Jarrell Plantation Rd.
Juliette, GA
Nestled in the red clay hills of Georgia, this cotton plantation was owned by a single family for more than 140 years. It survived Gen. Sherman&rsq...
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Jefferson Davis Memorial Historic Site

338 Jeff Davis Park Rd
Fitzgerald, GA
When Confederate President Jefferson Davis and a few remaining staff members crossed the Savannah River into Georgia on May 3, 1865, they were head...
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Jefferson Davis State Historic Site

258 Pembroke-Fairview Road
Fairview, KY
Jefferson Davis State Historic Site is a memorial to the famous Kentuckian born on this site on June 3, 1808.  A 351-foot obelisk constructed ...
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Kolomoki Mounds State Park

205 Indian Mounds Rd
Blakely, GA
This historically significant park is the oldest and largest Woodland Indian site in the southeastern United States, occupied by Indians from 350 t...
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Lapham-Patterson House Historic Site

626 N Dawson St
Thomasville, GA
The Lapham-Patterson House is a monument to the imagination, creative engineering and craftsmanship of the Victorian Era. Fishscale shingles, orien...
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Musgrove Mill State Historic Site

398 State Park RD
Clinton, SC
Musgrove Mill’s peaceful setting in the Piedmont woods stands in sharp contrast to the bloody Battle of Musgrove Mill that took pla...
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Natural Bridge Battlefield Historic State Park

7502 Natural Bridge Road
Tallahassee, FL
Natural Bridge is the site of the second largest Civil War battle in Florida and where the St. Marks River drops into a sinkhole and flows undergro...
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