Explore Augusta's History & Heritage

Augusta is the second oldest city in Georgia. So, we’ve got more museums and historic homes than your feet can handle walking through. When your feet tire, take the Historic Trolley Tour of Augusta, which includes many historic sites throughout downtown Augusta.

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Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History

Learn about the region's African-American pioneers at the largest black history museum in Augusta's River Region.

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Boyhood Home of Woodrow Wilson

Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson

The Civil War left a mark on President Woodrow Wilson during his time in Augusta, Ga. Learn about how his home and others are being preserved.

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Augusta Museum of History

Tour the largest and most historically significant collection in Augusta's River Region at the Augusta Museum of History.

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