Between the Rivers Historic District
Rome, GA 30161
Take an individual or group tour of downtown Rome's historic "Between the Rivers" district. Explore a vibrant Broad Street, where one-of-a-kind restaurants and family favorites complement antique shops and boutiques nestled between the rivers. From Broad Street to the Etowah River, you will encounter the beautiful Victorian architecture of numerous historic residential and commercial structures. This district sits in the shadow of Rome's landmark, the City Clocktower, which has kept watch over Georgia's Rome since 1872. Audio tour is available at the Rome-Floyd Visitor Center, 402 Civic Center Drive.
Info & Amenities
Free Parking, Self-guided Tours
Family-friendly, Free Admission , Open Year 'Round
Near Interstate Highway
Civil War Site
Gary Tillman Memorial Clocktower 5K Race
08/16/2014 - 08/16/2014
The Gary Tillman Memorial Clocktower 5K Road Race and 2 Mile Health Walk benefits local charities and takes runners through Downtown Rome around the city's iconic clocktower.
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7 Hills 3 Rivers Adventure Race
09/20/2014 - 09/20/2014
An urban wilderness adventure in the heart of Georgia's Rome! Run 5 miles, bike 12 miles, paddle 4 miles through Rome's rivers and hills. Prepare for mud, muck and mystery challenges as you compete as a solo racer or on a team!read more
Rome Christmas Parade
12/02/2014 - 12/02/2014
With more than 100 entries each year, Rome's Christmas Parade has delighted residents of Rome and surrounding counties for more than 60 years. The parade flows along the length of Broad Street, the historic main street of Rome. Located in the Historic Between the Rivers District, the parade passes some of the most beautiful and inspiring buildings in the state of Georgia!
This is one of the longest parades in the South, so come prepared with chairs, blankets, snacks and anything else y...read more