Historic Heartland / Athens

Double Barreled Cannon

City Hall, College and Hancock Sts.
Athens, GA 30601

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Built at the local foundry in 1863 when an anxious community feared attack by invading Northern armies, this one-of-a-kind weapon is among the most unusual relics preserved from the Civil War. Featured by Ripley's Believe it or Not!

Info & Amenities

  • Facility Amenities

    Free Parking

    Special Tags

    Civil War Site