Historic High Country / Cartersville

Train Depot and Welcome Center

1 Friendship Plaza
Cartersville, GA 30120


Houses the Cartersville Welcome Center. 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

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

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Free

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking

    Gift Shop

    Maps & Brochures Available

    Parking on Site

    Public Restrooms

    General Information


    Free Admission

    Group Amenities


    Information/Services Provided


    Welcome Center

    Special Tags

    Civil War Site

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages