Northeast Georgia Mountains / Sautee Nacoochee

Sautee Nacoochee Center

283 GA Hwy 255 N
Sautee Nacoochee, GA 30571

706-878-3300
  • Sautee Nacoochee Center


The Sautee Nacoochee Community Association maintains the Sautee Nacoochee Center, a thriving cultural and community center housed in a restored rural schoolhouse. The center includes a folk pottery museum, theatre, gallery, art studio, dance studio, history museum, heritage site, nature preserve, environmental studies room, and conference facilities.

One exhibit within the museum highlights a local connection to the Civil War. In response to Governor Joseph Brown's request, blacksmith Edwin Williams set to work on Sautee Creek manufacturing pikes, a stop-gap weapon consisting of a long wooden staff with a bayonet attached. Stored in warehouses in Augusta and Charleston, many were sent home by Federal occupiers as unique souvenirs. Joe Brown pikes are prized exhibits in Georgia's Confederate museums.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 1:00PM - 5:00PM
    Monday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 5:00AM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00PM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Rates See Website for Cost

    Facility Amenities

    Gift Shop, Meeting Facilities, Parking on Site, Party Facilities, Public Restrooms, Restaurant on Site, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly

    Special Tags

    Civil War Site

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages