St. Marys, Georgia

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St. Marys, Georgia, USA

Attractions in St. Marys, Georgia

Amusements

  • St. Mary's Aquatic Center
    301 Herb Bauer Drive, St. Marys, GA 31558
    912-673-8118, Have some family fun at St. Mary's Aquatic Center. Relax on a tube in the river, take a swim or ride the twister slide.  more info

  • USS George Bancroft Sail Exhibit
    Located on Highway Spur 40
    912-882-2782, The sail of this decommissioned submarine is on display and mounted on top of a simulated hull, at full scale, depicting a submarine surfacing. more info  map

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • First Presbyterian Church
    100 West Conyers Street, St. Marys, GA 31558
    912-882-4650, The oldest Presbyterian church building in the state of Georgia, this historic church also has the distinction of being the oldest building in Georgia that has been in... more info  map

  • Orange Hall House Museum
    311 Osborne Street, St. Marys, GA 31558
    912-576-3644, Featuring Doric columns on the front verandah and wide steps leading from the ground up to the second floor main entrance, this historic home is a wonderful example of... more info  map

  • Toonersville Trolley
    Located on Osborne Road
    912-882-4000, The 1935 comic strip "Wash Tubbs & Easy," which originated the saying "See You In The Funny Papers!," featured the many local personalities who used this railcar to... more info  map

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Historic District Braille Trail
    Located in Downtown St. Marys
    912-882-4000, This trail features braille markers displayed on 18 historic sights in the downtown Historic District of St. Marys. more info  map

  • McIntosh Sugar Mill Ruins
    Located on Spur 40
    912-882-4000, Built by John Houston McIntosh at New Canaan Plantation soon after 1825, this sugar mill contained the first horizontal cane mill worked by cattle power and the mill was... more info  map

  • Oak Grove Cemetery
    Located at Bartlett and Weed Streets
    912-882-4000, Graves of veterans representing every war are buried at this cemetery that was established in 1788. The cemetery is divided into three main sections: the old white... more info  map

  • Washington Oak
    Located on Osborne Street
    912-882-4000, The stump that remains today is from a live oak that was planted on the day George Washington was buried. more info  map

  • Washington Pump
    Located on Osborne Road
    912-882-4000, One of the first sources of public water for St. Marys, this water pump was the only well not contaminated after hurricanes hit in the late 1800s and early 1900s. more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Cumberland Island National Seashore Museum
    Located on Osborne Road on Cumberland Island
    912-882-4336, A collection of artifacts from Cumberland Island and an exhibit area that showcases the lives of Native Americans, African Americans, the Carnegie family, and others who... more info  map

  • St. Mary's Submarine Museum
    102 St. Marys Street West, St. Marys, GA 31558
    912-882-ASUB, Everything you ever wanted to know about submarines can be found at this unique museum that has displays such as a working periscope, models of torpedoes, deep-sea... more info  map

National Parks & Natural Wonders

  • Cumberland Island National Seashore
    P.O. Box 806, St. Marys, GA 31558
    912-882-4335, Known as the largest and southernmost barrier island in Georgia, visitors of this national seashore can enjoy over 17 miles of secluded white, sandy beaches complete... more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Howard Gilman Memorial Park
    Located on St. Marys Street
    912-882-4000, Situated on the banks of the St. Marys River, this magnificent park is one of the most popular attractions in Coastal Georgia and the park features a waterfront... more info  map

Tours & Cruises

  • Krossrodes Connections
    P.O. Box 5129, St. Marys, GA 31558
    Located on Highway 40
    912-576-2778, This tour company offers well informed, guided ecological tours of the St. Marys and Cumberland Island areas by advance reservations. more info  map

  

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