Magnolia Midlands / Douglas

Heritage Station Museum

219 West Ward Street
Douglas, GA 31533

912-389-3461 | 912-384-4555
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  • Tobacco Exhibit

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  • Replicate Train donated by Mr. Jesse Upton

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  • In earlier days, serving as the railroad depot for Douglas.

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  • Georgia Made, Georgia Grown Products

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  • Local Souvenirs

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  • Railroad Tunes

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  • Whistle Stop Souvenir Shop

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Heritage Station Museum serves the community of Douglas and Coffee County in a variety of ways. Primarily, it provides space for a local museum, satellite tourism information and the Whistle Stop Souvenir Shop.

Known once as the old G&F Railroad depot, one-third of the museum showcases the history of the railroad in Douglas. The remaining portion is dedicated to the history of Douglas and Coffee County. Displays offer many original G&F documents and furnishings, period clothing, Civil War memorabilia, early farming and early business artifacts, and more.

While touring the museum, drop in the Whistle Stop Souvenir Shop to purchase regional art, Georgia Made Georgia Grown locally made products and local souvenirs. The museum is operated by the Coffee County Historical Society. Guided tours are available by request. For more information, call 912-389-3461 or email cchs@cityofdouglas.com.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Thursday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 2:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    General $1

    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Free Parking, Gift Shop, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Maps & Brochures Available, Maps / Brochures in Other Languages, Meeting Facilities, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Festival of Lights Christmas Parade

    Festival of Lights Christmas Parade

    12/05/2015 - 12/05/2015

    Downtown Douglas will light up as the Annual Festival of Lights Parade makes its way through the streets on December 5, 2015. The parade will begin at Peterson Avenue at 6:30 p.m. and make its way from the Courthouse to the Alternative Education Center. The parade is a light extravaganza that visitors will not want to miss!

    Douglas also will host other events during the holiday season beginning with Downtown Holiday Open House in November from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m., and Christmas on the... read more