Waycross, Georgia

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Waycross, Georgia, USA

Attractions in Waycross, Georgia

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Historic Rail Depot
    315-A Plant Avenue, Waycross, GA 31501
    912-283-3744, Built in the early 1900s, this depot was the hub of Waycross receiving passengers from all over the world and it now houses the Waycross Tourism Bureau. more info  map

  • Obediah's Okefenok
    Located on Highway 1
    912-287-0090, The former home of Obediah Barber, the legendary "King-of-the-Okefenokee" and his family, this beautifully restored cabin and outbuildings are filled with authentic... more info  map

Libraries & Research Centers

  • Huxford Spear Genealogy Library
    20 South College Street, Homerville, GA 31634
    912-487-2310, Huxford Spear Genealogy Library helps with research and offers microfilm and information about genetics geneology. Seminars and workshops are also available. Open 9 a.m.... more info

Museums & Galleries

  • Okefenokee Heritage Center, The
    1460 North Augusta Avenue, Waycross, GA 31501
    912-285-4260, A nonprofit museum and arts center which features historical displays, artwork, a 1912 locomotive and depot, an 1840s farmhouse, a print shop, and antique vehicles, as... more info  map

  • Southern Forest World
    1440 North Augusta Avenue, Waycross, GA 31503
    912-285-4056, A self guided museum which is dedicated to educating the public about the importance of the Forest Industry in the South and offers both indoor and outdoor exhibits. ... more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Okefenokee Swamp Park
    Located on U.S. Highway 1 South
    912-283-0583, "Explore Georgia's Natural Wonder" while at this park that offers an extensive look at the hundreds of species of birds, otter, armadillo, black bear, deer, and other... more info  map

  

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