Classic South / Washington

Washington Historical Museum

308 E. Robert Toombs Ave.
Washington, GA 30673

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Providing an intimate glimpse into 200 years of Wilkes County and Georgia history, this 1835 mansion is an important example of antebellum architecture.  Explore, Learn and Discover  - Relics from the American Revolution and the War Between the States; pottery by Dave the Slave; an Eli Whitney cotton gin; artifacts of the Creek and Cherokee tribes; priceless antiques including Jefferson Davis' field chest and George Washington's gravy boat; Biographies of influential citizens including Robert Toombs, Alexander Stephens, E.M.Bounds and many more.  All on display along with furnished Parlors, Master Bedroom, Dining Room and Kitchen.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Tuesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Ages 6-12 $3.00

    Guided Group Tour of 15 or more $7.00

    Guided Tour $10.00

    Self Guided Tour $5.00


    Group Discount

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking

    Gift Shop

    Guided Tours / Guide Available

    Parking on Site

    Public Restrooms

    Self-guided Tours

    General Information


    Group Amenities


    Special Tags

    Civil War Site

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages