Historic Heartland / Athens

Butts-Mehre Heritage Hall and Sports Museum

1 Selig Circle
Athens, GA 30603

706-542-9036
  • Butts-Mehre Heritage Hall, University of Georgia

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The Butts-Mehre Heritage Hall and Sports Museum houses memorabilia, touch-screen displays, and video highlights of the long and proud heritage of University of Georgia athletics. Exhibits include the 1980 National Championship football trophy and Heisman trophies won by Frank Sinkwich and Herschel Walker, as well as items from the 1996 Olympics competition in Athens, and updates of current happenings in all bulldog athletics. Free. Open 8:30 a.m.– 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Visitors can also view the Dooley Sculpture Garden, adjacent to the Butts-Mehre Buildings, which is about the length of a football field, containing 11 distinct garden areas.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Monday: 8:30AM - 4:30PM
    Tuesday: 8:30AM - 4:30PM
    Wednesday: 8:30AM - 4:30PM
    Thursday: 8:30AM - 4:30PM
    Friday: 8:30AM - 4:30PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Fee Free

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission , Handicapped Accessible

    Suitable for Ages

    Adults (18+), Adults (21+), All Ages, Kids (5-8), Seniors (55+), Teens (13-18), Tweens (9-12)