Atlanta Metro / Jonesboro

Clayton County Visitor Center

104 North Main Street
Jonesboro, GA 30236

770-478-4800 | 800-662-7829
  • Exterior Shot

Make your first stop in Clayton County Visitor Center to gather information, maps or event calendars. While you're there, tour the Road to Tara Museum and purchase souvenirs from the gift shop featuring "Gone With the Wind" items, regional food and gifts. 

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Monday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM


    Regional Visitor Information Center Program-Certified Welcome Centers

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Open Year 'Round

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly, Motorcoach-friendly

    Information/Services Provided

    Maps/Brochures/Guides, Welcome Center

    Service Type

    Convention & Visitor Bureau (CVB)


  • Georgia's Creative Coast: Celebration of Gullah/Geechee Culture

    Georgia's Creative Coast: Celebration of Gullah/Geechee Culture

    08/07/2015 - 09/25/2015

    Celebrate the unique heritage of the Gullah/Geechee culture, whose rich influence may be found in the work of its contemporary artists - from their vivid imagery to traditional sweetgrass baskets. See this curated small group exhibition throughout August and September.

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  • Living History Event

    Living History Event

    09/26/2015 - 09/26/2015

    Take a step back in time to see what life was like as the Civil War came to Jonesboro, Georgia. The stories of this time told to Margaret Mitchell by her grandfather and many of the local people and places served as inspiration as she wrote Gone with the Wind. Living historians and tour guides in period dress will offer a glimpse into what life was like as the town was evacuated and Union soldiers arrived during the Battle of Jonesboro.

    Schedule for the day:

    10 a.m.... read more