Historic Heartland / Athens

Ware-Lyndon House (1856)

293 Hoyt Street
Athens, GA 30601

  • Ware-Lyndon House (1856)

Listed in the National Register of Historic Places and one of the few antebellum homes with Italianate elements remaining in the Athens area, this house museum is the centerpiece of the Lyndon House Arts Center.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Tuesday: 12:00PM - 9:00PM
    Wednesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 12:00PM - 9:00PM
    Friday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission $0.00

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Gift Shop, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Free Admission , Handicapped Accessible (Limited) , Open Year 'Round

    Special Tags

    Civil War Site

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


  • Holiday Spirits Museum Mile Tour

    Holiday Spirits Museum Mile Tour

    12/06/2014 - 12/20/2014

    The Holiday Spirits Museum Theatre Tour will transport participants to Christmas past on three consecutive Sundays in December. This special holiday version of the Museum Mile tour will focus on period holiday traditions spanning the 19th century by exploring four unique historic houses from the Federal, Greek Revival, and Victorian periods. The tour includes live music, professional theatre, light refreshments, and culminates with a glorious Victorian Christmas at the Ware-Lyndon House.

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