Historic Heartland / Monticello

Monticello Crossroads Trailhead & Visitors' Center

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

706-468-8994 | 706-476-2585
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  • Jasper County is the Deer Capital of Georgia

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  • Jasper County Historic Courthouse

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

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  • Historic downtown Square in Monticello

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  • Monticello is home of Trisha Yearwood

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  • Ocmulgee River

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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

    Handicapped Accessible

    Information/Services Provided