South Georgia attractions

Top Choice National Park in South Georgia

Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge

Nearly a half-million acres in size, Okefenokee Swamp is a magnificent environment to explore, with something for travelers of all abilities. Choose from hiking trails and wildlife drives to boardwalks and canoe or …
Top Choice Canyon in South Georgia

Providence Canyon

Only 30 minutes from Columbus sits Georgia’s 'Little Grand Canyon.' This 1003-acre state park is something to behold. Otherworldly formations include gullies as deep as 150ft, with beautiful layers of orange, red, p…
Museum in Columbus

Coca-Cola Space Science Center

Operated by Columbus State University, this space-themed wonderland is full of interactive exhibits that your kids will love, plus some of the most expensive NASA kit on public display – worth around $20 million. Se…
Museum in South Georgia


Novelist Flannery O'Connor was raised on this 544-acre estate. After attending the Writers Workshop at the University of Iowa, she returned to this pretty home, set amid a quilt of beautiful, wooded hills, to write.…
Museum in Senoia

Woodbury Shoppe

This official Walking Dead mini-museum and souvenir shop is your one-stop shop for all things related to the extremely popular AMC TV show. It's located right in the heart of Senoia, the live set of the fictional to…
Public Art in South Georgia


After experiencing visions in which he was chosen by 'people of the future' to depict their culture of peace and love, self-taught artist Eddie Owens Martin turned his mother's 19th-century farmhouse into a psychede…
Historic Site in South Georgia

Jimmy Carter Boyhood Farm

The 39th president of the United States, Jimmy Carter, lived and worked on this farm from 1928–41, helping his father, siblings and their tenant farmers harvest cotton, corn, sugar cane and (eventually) peanuts. Tod…
Museum in Columbus

National Civil War Naval Museum

This museum, dedicated to the naval history of the nation's bloodiest conflict, includes the CSS Jackson, an 1862 ironclad Confederate navy ship that was hauled up after 95 years underwater, plus a replica of the tu…
Museum in Columbus

The River Market Antiques & Lunch Box Museum

This bizarre emporium is home to more than 2000 colorful lunch boxes. The most valuable are estimated to fetch in the region of $2500 if they were to ever go to auction. Peruse dozens of nostalgic designs from Star …
Film Location in Senoia

Alexandria Safe-Zone

One of the most recognizable filming sites from The Walking Dead. While visitors can't go inside, you can see it from various high points around town. The main gate is at Morgan St and Broad St.