Tallapoosa is a small town in a quaint setting, picturesque with historic homes, museums, and parks; take it all in on the city's Historic Walking Trail. Although located just off busy I-20, you'll soon feel relaxed with Tallapoosa's slower pace and friendly smiles. Many honorable citizens have come from this community as shown by the Veterans Memorial and Medal of Honor Park. Once named Possum Snout, Tallapoosa celebrates its heritage every year with the Possum Drop to welcome the New Year.
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25 East Alabama St
Tallapoosa, GA 30182
Exit 5 off I-20 west of Atlanta near the Alabama border.Visit Website
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A Veteran's Park Driving Tour of Haralson County Veterans Memori
From Carroll County, GA to the Tennessee line you will find memorials reflecting lo-cal themes that display medals, uniforms, weapons, vehicles, aircraft and other items that span the time from the Revolutionary War through the Gulf War.
Dub Denman Canoe Trail
The beautiful Tallapoosa River is the perfect place for canoeing and kayaking in Haralson County. The Dub Denman Canoe Trail was made possible from a grant by the Department of Natural Resources.
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