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Hamilton Presidential Pathways

The county seat of Harris County, home of Callaway Gardens, Hamilton is between Atlanta and Columbus and offers unique lodging and dining.
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Incorporated December 20, 1828, Hamilton is the county seat of Harris County. Local wisdom has it that the city remembers James Hamilton, Jr., a governor of South Carolina. Hamilton is known for passing the Nullification Ordinance of 1832 and for leading the armed forces to defend states' rights.

In April 1969, the city opened its town square as a museum of the 1870-1920 era, and now the square is called "Hamilton on the Square."

During the late 19th century, B.F. White, who was important in the development of Sacred Heart singing, made Hamilton his home. His Sacred Heart singing, a traditional form of Christian congregational music, uses the human voice alone to provide instrumentation.

Today, Hamilton offers fun for everyone!

Visitor Information Center

112 Old College St.
Hamilton, GA 31811

Visit Website

Phone: 706-628-0010

Hamilton Trip Ideas & Inspiration

The dining information on this page is supplied by the Georgia Restaurant Association.