McIntosh Sugar Mill Park (Tabby Ruins)


3013 Charlie Smith Sr. Highway
St. Marys GA 31558

Hours of Operation

  • Monday : 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Tuesday : 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Wednesday : 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Thursday : 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Friday : 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Saturday : 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Sunday : 8:00am - 6:00pm
Sugar Mill Tabby Ruins in St. Marys, Georgia
Georgia historic marker at the McIntosh Sugar Mill Ruins
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This park is located off Charlie Smith Highway in St. Marys, just pass the Stimpson gate to Kingsbay Naval Base. The historic tabby ruins from the old sugar mill are located in this park. There is also a nice oak tree shaded area with picnic tables.

The ruins are believed to have been built in the late 1820s. It is a tabby structure with very thick walls. At the time the sugarhouse was constructed, it is believed that thick-walled buildings such as this tabby one built by John McIntosh were essential to ensure the warmth needed for superior sugar production.

Suitable for Ages
  • All Ages
General Information
  • Family-Friendly
Facility Amenities
  • Self-guided Tours