Classic City Tours


280 E. Dougherty St.
Athens GA 30601


  • Museum Mile Tour of Historic Interiors: $20.00
  • Group Rate: $10.00
  • Athens Heritage Tour: $15.00

Hours of Operation

  • Monday : 2:00pm -
  • Tuesday : 2:00pm -
  • Wednesday : 10:30am -
  • Thursday : 2:00pm -
  • Friday : 10:30am -
  • Saturday : 2:00pm -
  • Sunday : 2:00pm -
Classic City Tours

Classic City Tours, operated out of the Athens Welcome Center, provides a full range of tour and transportation services for individuals and groups. Set out on your own with a self-guided audio or podcast tour, take one of the daily guided heritage tours through Athens' historic districts or an in-depth Museum Mile Tour of historic interiors of the four house museums, or schedule a custom tour for your area of interest.

Shuttle services: Rent the Classic City Tours bus and a driver for $50 per hour. Call for availability

Step-on tour guides: If a group with its own bus comes to Athens and would like a tour, a Classic City Tours guide will "step on" the bus and give a Tour of Historic Athens. Cost: $50 per hour. Advance notice required.

Specialty tours and corporate tours: For special events and conferences, tours may include gardens, a downtown walking tour, a University of Georgia walking tour, African-American Heritage, music heritage and museums.

Heritage Tour- Mon-Fri, 1pm

Museum Mile Tour-Tue/Thur at 1 p.m., and Wed/Fri. at 10:30 a.m.

Facility Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Gift Shop
  • Self-guided Tours
  • Maps & Brochures Available
Suitable for Ages
  • All Ages
Group Amenities
  • Group Rates Available
  • Group-Friendly
General Information
  • Family-Friendly