Americus, an intimate town of 19,000 is rich in history and culture, offering a variety of social opportunities, including theaters, dining, sports activities and churches. The town also prides itself in education, as it is home to two institutions of higher learning: Georgia Southwestern University and South Georgia Technical College.
Americus is decorated with historical architectural design, rows of boutique shops and unique restaurants featuring anything from five-star cuisine to fantastic home-cooked traditional Southern fare. It embraces the small-town vibe where friends and neighbors wave hello and traffic is unheard of.
Attractions include the Andersonville National Historic Site, Brickyard Plantation Golf Club & RV Park, Georgia Rural Telephone Museum, Habitat for Humanity/Global Village and Discovery Center, Plains Historic Inn & Antiques, Rylander Theatre, SAM Shortline Excursion Train, Thirteenth Colony Distilleries, and the historic Best Western plus Windsor Hotel.
Visitor Information Center
101 West Lamar Street
Americus, GA 31709
721 W. Church St.View on Map
229-410-7937Discover the world of Habitat for Humanity at the outdoor, six-acre, educational Global Village & Discovery Center at Habitat for Humanity's International headquarters... Find Out More
Oct 10, 2014 - Oct 12, 2014Various Locations in Americus and PlainsView on Map
404-881-9980Discover the historic town of Americus and explore its magnificent antebellum and Victorian architecture. Tour stunning private historic homes, wander the streets of... Find Out More
The dining information on this page is supplied by the Georgia Restaurant Association.