The Coast / St. Simons Island

Coastal Georgia Historical Society and A. W. Jones Heritage Center

610 Beachview Drive
St. Simons Island, GA 31522

912-638-4666
  • titleA. W. Jones Heritage Center


The Coastal Georgia Historical Society preserves and operates the St. Simons Island Lighthouse and museum, a victorian beachfront gazebo, the Maritime Center at the Historic Coast Guard Station on East Beach, and the A.W. Jones Heritage Center on St. Simons Island. The Society houses archives of coastal history, a research library, exhibits, event space, a museum shop and gallery.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Monday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 1:30PM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    adults $6.00

    Children 5 years of age and under $0.00

    children 6-11 years of age $3.00

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking