Classic South / Washington

Washington Historical Museum

308 E. Robert Toombs Ave.
Washington, GA 30673


Local history museum that tells the rich history of the Wilkes County area. Wonderful Civil War, Revolutionary War and Indian artifact collection.

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


    Special Tags

    Civil War Site

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


  • Christmas Tour of Homes & Candlelight Dinner

    Christmas Tour of Homes & Candlelight Dinner

    12/11/2015 - 12/12/2015

    Spend a Classic Christmas weekend in Historic Washington-Wilkes!

    On Friday evening, eat, drink, and be merry at the Washington-Wilkes Historical Foundation's annual Holiday Gala held at Callaway Plantation. On Saturday, the Christmas Tour of Homes provides a rare glimpse inside five expertly preserved private homes showcasing some of the finest architecture and furnishings of the Old South. Newly added this year is a historian-led walking tour of the Historic Downtown Square. Be sure t... read more