Historic Heartland / Milledgeville

Old Governor's Mansion

120 S. Clarke St.
Milledgeville, GA 31061

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Built as the Executive Mansion, it was home to Georgia's governors from 1839 to 1868. One of the most perfect examples of Greek Revival architecture in Georgia, it also received the prestigious Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation award. The Old Governor's Mansion was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1973. It is significant for both its high-style Greek Revival architecture and its close association with nationally important events. The house is open for tours Tuesday-Saturday from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Sundays from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Tours begin on the hour.

The Curator's Tour is an in-depth look atĀ the MansionĀ and its restoration. See areas that are not usually part of the regular tours. Held every third Tuesday at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Reservations required.

For more info, call 478-445-4545.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 2:00PM - 4:00PM
    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: 2:00PM - 4:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Adults $10.00

    Seniors $7.00

    Students $2.00

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking


  • Antebellum Christmas at the Old Governor's Mansion

    Antebellum Christmas at the Old Governor's Mansion

    11/22/2014 - 12/23/2014

    Celebrate a true antebellum Christmas at the Old Governor's Mansion! Witness the mansion transform into a scene from the 1800s. From December 3 - 23, 2014, see true antebellum decor and take candlelight tours throughout the month.

    Regular tours are held on the hour daily. Candlelight tours will be offered on December 6, 13 and 18 at 7 p.m. Call 478-445-4545 for updated tour information.

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