The Coast / Midway

Seabrook Village and Living History Museum

660 Trade Hill Rd.
Midway, GA 31320

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  • A group of students sitting in the one-room schoolhouse.

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  • Old-fashioned cornmeal grinding.

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  • A tour group in front of the historic Gibbons House.

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  • The one-room schoolhouse at Seabrook Village

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Award-winning Seabrook Village is a unique, African-American living history museum. Following the Civil War, freed blacks recognized that their future depended on education. Eight turn-of-the-century buildings offer visitors an authentic feel for African-American life and culture from 1865 to 1930. Almost all artifacts, land and structures have been donated by collectors and members of the local community. Visit the one-room Seabrook School where "reading, writing and 'rithmetic were taught to the tune of a hick'ry stick." Or, try your hand at grinding corn into meal and grits or washing clothes on a scrub board. The Seabrook School is a one-room schoolhouse built in 1875 by members of the community. The best way to see Seabrook is with a group tour. Three-hour tours are fully interactive with costumed guides. Full meal service, picnics and entertainment are available. Also available are daily, afternoon, 1-hour guided walking tours and "anytime" self-guided tours. 

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Tuesday: 10:30AM - 1:30PM
    Thursday: 10:30AM - 1:30PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Call for Rates

    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Free Parking, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Parking on Site, Self-guided Tours

    General Information


    Group Amenities


    Near Interstate Highway


    Special Tags

    Civil Rights

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages