Magnolia Midlands / Dublin

Captain Hardy B. Smith Home

307 W. Gaines St.
Dublin, GA 31021

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Captain Hardy B. Smith, Confederate hero and prominent local citizen, completed this example of Carpenter Gothic architecture in 1873. The home, the oldest in Dublin still on its original site, is located at what was once a small farm. The two-story wooden house, a perfect example of Gothic rural-style architecture, is being carefully restored by owner, John C. Hall. Part of Dublin's Downtown Historic Architectural Tour, the Captain Smith Hardy House features a two-sided embossed historical marker sponsored by the Georgia Civil War Commission. The western face of the marker, which features a likeness of Captain Smith, tells the biographical story of Laurens County's most public spirited citizens of the post Civil War era. The eastern face, which features a bust of Captain Smith, details the history of the home.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: All Day
    Monday: All Day
    Tuesday: All Day
    Wednesday: All Day
    Thursday: All Day
    Friday: All Day
    Saturday: All Day

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Free

    Facility Amenities

    Parking off Site

    Self-guided Tours

    General Information


    Free Admission

    Open Year 'Round

    Near Interstate Highway


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages