Classic South / Augusta

Springfield Baptist Church

114 12th St. at Reynolds St.
Augusta, GA 30901

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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: 11:00AM - 3:00PM
    Monday: 11:00AM - 3:00PM
    Tuesday: 11:00AM - 3:00PM
    Wednesday: 11:00AM - 3:00PM
    Thursday: 11:00AM - 3:00PM

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission , Open Year 'Round

    Special Tags

    Civil Rights