Historic High Country / Summerville

Howard Finster's Paradise Garden

200 N. Lewis St.
Summerville, GA 30747

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World-renowned folk artist Howard Finster began creating Paradise Gardens in 1951. It is listed as one of Georgia's noted art attractions. Finster's outsider art -- sculpture and paintings -- draws tourists from around the world. Open Tueday through Saturday. Groups welcome. Next door is The Finster Vision House, which opened Sept. 28, 2007, as an art gallery of some of Finster's art.

Winter hours are only Thursday thru Sunday.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Tuesday: 11:00AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 11:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 11:00AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 11:00AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 11:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission call for appointment and fees

    Facility Amenities

    Gift Shop, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    General Information


    Group Amenities


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages