Historic Heartland



970 U.S. Hwy 80 East
Knoxville, GA 31050



Knoxville is an unincorporated community in and the county seat of Crawford County. The community is part of the Macon Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Knoxville was founded in 1823 as seat of the newly formed Crawford County. It was incorporated as a town in 1825. The former city's municipal charter was dissolved in 1995 pursuant to a Georgia law which abolished city governments which were defunct or minimally operative.

Surrounding a stately historic County Courthouse monuments or historic plaques of the following; John Pemberton, who developed the formula for Coca-Cola, was born in Crawford County near Knoxville, Georgia; information available at Crawford County Historical Society Pottery Museum of all following; Historic markers placed designating Bartram Trail; William Bartram, discovered  Oak Leaf Hydrangea in Crawford; and of Wire Trail; monument to Joanna Troutman seamstress of forerunner to the Texas Flag, Georgia's first African American U S congressman Jefferson Franklin Long 

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    Sunday: All Day

    Monday: All Day

    Tuesday: All Day

    Wednesday: All Day

    Thursday: All Day

    Friday: All Day

    Saturday: All Day

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Parking on Site

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Open Year 'Round, Pets Accepted

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