Historic High Country / Lafayette

Chattooga Academy

208 N. Main St.
Lafayette, GA 30728

706-639-1500 | 706-639-1519
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The building is the oldest standing brick school in the state of Georgia, built in 1836. It was used by Confederate General Braxton Bragg as his headquarters during the Civil War. The Battle of Chickamauga was planned under an old oak tree that stood in front of the school.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: All Day
    Monday: All Day
    Tuesday: All Day
    Wednesday: All Day
    Thursday: All Day
    Friday: All Day
    Saturday: All Day

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Fee $0.00

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking

    Parking off Site

    Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly

    Free Admission

    Special Tags

    Civil War Site

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages