Classic South / Washington

Callaway Plantation

2160 Lexington Rd.
Washington, GA 30673

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Callaway Plantation, a 56-acre historic restoration project, offers a glimpse into the by-gone era of working plantations in the agricultural South. Telling the intimate story of one family's legacy, visitors to Callaway Plantation can see, feel, and touch 200 years of Wilkes County history. Callaway Plantation humbly began with a log cabin built by Job Callaway in 1785 then grew to a 3,000 acre working plantation complete with a brick mansion by the 1860s. Gifted to the City of Washington by the Callaway family, the property is now home to six unique historical structures open for public tour - the Log Cabin (1785), the Grey House (1790), the Gilmer House (1800), the Dally Slave Cabin (1840), a one-room School House (1891), and the General Store (1930). Guided tours at 10am, 12pm, 2pm, and 3:30pm. Group rates for guided tours of 15 or more. Picnic and RV facilities on-site.

Enjoy camping under the stars at one of Georgia's incredible plantation museum complexes. There areĀ 9 full hookups available along with showers and restrooms.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Tuesday: 10:00AM - 3:30PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 3:30PM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 3:30PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 3:30PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 3:30PM

    Admission & Fees

    Ages 13 & up $7.00

    Ages 6-12 $5.00

    Children under 5 $3.00


    Group Discount

    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Free Parking, Gift Shop, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Picnic Area, Public Restrooms, Shower Facilities

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Miles from Downtown, Open Year 'Round

    Group Amenities

    Group Rates Available, Group-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway


    Payment Options

    American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

    Setting & Style

    Historic & Charming

    Site Information

    30 Amp Elec Hookup, 50 Amp Elec Hookup, Dump Station, Number of Sites, Primitive Camp Sites Available, Pull-thru Sites, RVs Permitted, Tenters Welcome

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages