Old Capitol Building

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Old Capitol Building

Old Capitol Building

201 E. Greene St.
Georgia Military College
Milledgeville, GA 31061



This building is considered the first example of Gothic architecture in a public building in the United States. It served as the seat of government for the State of Georgia from 1807 to 1868. In its legislative chambers the Secession Convention was held in 1861. Featured on the National Register of Historic Places. Added in the 1830's, the north and south wings were designed by architects Smart and Lane.

  • 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 - 4:00PM

    Saturday: 12:00PM - 4:00PM

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking

    Special Tags

    Civil War Site


Old Capitol Building Photos