Historic Heartland / Monticello

Monticello Crossroads Trailhead & Visitors' Center

119 W. Washington Street
On the Square
Monticello, GA 31064

706-468-8994
  • Trailhead Visitors' Center

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  • Ocmulgee River

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  • Jasper County Historic Courthouse

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  • Historic downtown Square in Monticello

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  • Monticello is home of Trisha Yearwood

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  • Jasper County is the Deer Capital of Georgia

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  • Seven Islands Indian Trail dates back to the 1600's

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Visitors' and Newcomers alike will find this building a resource for information about Jasper County, past and present. The building, once a general and hardware store c. 1887, now serves multiple purposes. It serves as the trailhead for the Monticello Scenic Byway, which runs along Georgia Highways 11 and 83 North beginning at the Downtown Square. Here you can find information on the Scenic Byway, what makes it scenic and information on a bicycle path that uses the Byway and secondary roads. The Center also houses information on the many cemeteries located throughout the county and their inhabitants as well as information on may surrounding communities, things to do and see and information on the County and the cities located within, Monticello and Shady Dale.  

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Monday: 8:30AM - 4:30PM
    Tuesday: 8:30AM - 4:30PM
    Wednesday: 8:30AM - 4:30PM
    Thursday: 8:30AM - 4:30PM
    Friday: 8:30AM - 4:30PM

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking

    Parking on Site

    Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Family-friendly

    Handicapped Accessible

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly

    Information/Services Provided

    Maps/Brochures/Guides

    Welcome Center

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Market Day on the Square

    Market Day on the Square

    05/05/2018 - 09/29/2018

    The Farmer's Market Day on the Square happens every Saturday, from May - September. There are vendors selling fresh produce as well as plants, jellies, and other locally produced items. We also have art vendors and more.

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