Monroe County Museum


126 E. Johnston St.
Forsyth GA 31029


  • Free admission, however, donations are always appreciated.: $

Hours of Operation

  • Wednesday : 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Thursday : 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Friday : 9:00am - 4:00pm
Forsyth's Historic Train Depot

One of the more notable attractions in Forsyth, this museum is dedicated to depicting the history of Monroe County through displays and special exhibits.  Its collections include a print stand once used by the writer of the Uncle Remus stories, Joel Chandler Harris, and a cotton gin quite similar to that of Eli Whitney.  The museum also has extensive archival and topical files, including genealogical materials organized by families associated with Monroe County.

Facility Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Parking on Site
  • Public Restrooms
  • Self-guided Tours
Special Tags
  • Civil War Site
Suitable for Ages
  • All Ages
General Information
  • Family-Friendly