Classic South / Augusta

Springfield Baptist Church

114 12th St.
Augusta, GA 30901


The oldest black church in the United States. Founded by African-Americans in 1787, the church stands on its original site and is the oldest church building in the city. Both Morehouse College and the Georgia Republican Party were organized at Springfield Church. Adjacent Springfield Village Park commemorates the legacy and contributions of black Augustans.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 9:30AM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Free

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking

    Self-guided Tours

    General Information


    Free Admission

    Open Year 'Round

    Special Tags

    Civil Rights

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages