Historic High Country / Cartersville

Train Depot and Welcome Center

1 Friendship Plaza
Cartersville, GA 30120

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Houses the Cartersville Welcome Center. Open Tuesday-Friday 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. This 1854 W&A Depot survived the Civil War, fires and 20th-century progress. Visitors will enjoy the historic structure, passing trains and local history. The surrounding Friendship Plaza honors Mark Cooper's Friendship Monument (1860), and plaques pay tribute to notables in Bartow (Cass) County history.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Tuesday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 4:00AM

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Gift Shop, Maps & Brochures Available, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission

    Group Amenities


    Information/Services Provided

    Maps/Brochures/Guides, Welcome Center

    Special Tags

    Civil War Site

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages