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Columbus, Georgia, USA

Attractions in Columbus, Georgia


  • Carmike Cinemas

    1683 Whittlesey Road
    Columbus, GA 31909
    Located at Bradley Park
    A state-of-the-art entertainment facility which offers ten movie theaters and over 100 video and entertainment games.
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Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Log Cabin, The

    708 1/2 Broadway
    Columbus, GA 31906
    Considered to be the oldest structure in Muscogee County, this two century year old cabin is a great example of a dwelling used by traders in the early 1800's prior to the settlement of Columbus and...
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  • Pemberton House, The

    11 Seventh Street
    Columbus, GA 31901
    This simple four room Greek Revival cottage was the home of Dr. John Stith Pemberton and his family until 1860. Dr. Pemberton, who was a pharmacist in Columbus and later in Atlanta, was the...
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  • Walkers-Peters-Langdon House

    716 Broadway
    Columbus, GA 31906
    A simple Federal style cottage that is considered the oldest house in the original city and believed to be a prefabricated house. The original kitchen is located in the basement and period...
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  • Woodruff Farm House

    708 Broadway
    Columbus, GA 31906
    Now housing the offices of Historic Columbus Foundation's Riverfest Weekend and Heritage Tours, this double pen structure house, a house that has two front doors, also serves as a house museum which...
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Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Leopold Disaster Monument

    Located at Sacrifice Field in Fort Benning
    This is a monument honoring those who died in the SS Leopold Disaster.
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  • Little White House

    401 Little White House Road
    Columbus, GA 31830
    Located in Warm Springs
    Franklin Delano Roosevelt built this house while he was Governor of New York and the house and furnishings have been carefully preserved very much as Roosevelt left them in 1945 when he died. A...
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  • Westville

    P.O. Box 1850
    Columbus, GA 31815
    Located on South Mulberry Street in Lumpkin
    A living history museum which depicts an 1850 Georgia village and features over 30 authentically furnished pre-Civil War buildings including workshops, churches, homes, stores, a school, and a...
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Museums & Galleries

  • Columbus Museum, The

    1251 Wynnton Road
    Columbus, GA 30382
    The second largest art museum in Georgia and one of the largest in the Southeast, this museum contains a rich collection of regional history artifacts and American art and features a hands-on...
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  • National Infantry Museum

    101 Fourth Avenue
    Columbus, GA 31905
    Located in Fort Benning
    The National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center opened in 2009 with one mission: to honor Soldiers, both past and present. This state-of-the-art facility tells the story of the United States Army...
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  • National Infantry Museum & Soldier Center

    1775 Legacy Way
    Columbus, GA 31903
    Featuring over 200-years of military history, the National Infantry Museum & Soldier Center takes you back in time through memorabilia, exhibits, and more.
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  • Port Columbus Civil War Naval Center

    1002 Victory Drive
    Columbus, GA 31901
    Located in South Commons near the Civic Center
    A wide variety of subjects which pay tribute to the Confederate Navy is showcased at this 40,000 square foot museum that features displays such as two original Civil War military vessels, uniforms,...
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Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Chattahoochee Riverwalk

    Located on the Banks of the Chattahoochee River
    A 22 mile linear park that hugs the banks of the Chattahoochee River and is filled with boats and skiers, as well as fishermen lining the banks. The trail attracts people who enjoy walking or riding...
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  • Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center

    3535 South Lumpkin Road
    Columbus, GA 31901
    Located at Columbus State University
    Nestled on 1,600 acres of hardwood wetland habitat in a bend of the Chattahoochee River, this nature discovery center features two nature trails which wind between ponds and allow visitors to view...
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Science & Technology

  • Coca-Cola Space Science Center

    701 Front Avenue
    Columbus, GA 31901
    Experience a simulated mission in the Challenger Learning Center while at this science center that also offers interactive, hands-on exhibits designed to sharpen science, math, and communication...
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Tours & Cruises

  • Columbus Black Heritage Tour

    1000 Bay Avenue
    Columbus, GA 30382
    Take a self guided driving tour of more than two dozen sites that played vital parts in the city's rich African-American culture and see the homes of famous personalities, black businesses, schools,...
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  • Heritage Corner Tours

    Located at Broadway & Seventh Streets
    These specially arranged guided tours take you through four homes that include an early 1800 pioneer log cabin and an 1828 Federal style cottage. Tours are offered daily at 2:00 p.m.
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  • Southern Odysseys

    800 Front Street
    Columbus, GA 31907
    Located in the Marriott Hotel Lobby
    Ghost tours, river city history tours, and i Spy kids' flashlight walking tours. Come discover this sleepy Southern town in a unique way.
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