The Sanford House in Milledgeville

The Eddy Neighborhood

Experience the stories and heritage of the historic Eddy Neighborhood which helped shape Milledgeville’s African American history for over a century. The people who lived within the neighborhood and the events that took place within these blocks played an intricate role in building the city's…

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Six Sites Celebrating African-American Contributions

Over 200 years of African-American contributions and achievements have built the foundation of Milledgeville’s past. From faith to education to commerce, keep reading to discover five sites where Black history has contributed to forming a strong foundation for the vibrant community Milledgeville is…

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Coolest Ways to Stay Warm

We like to say that Milledgeville has a relatively mild climate all year round, but in the winter it can get pretty cool out. While there is not much snow or frost to be worried about, temperatures steadily dip for a few months, but have no fear as Milledgeville has plenty of things to see and do to…

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23 Things to do in 2023

From touring historic properties to trying new cuisine, to cruising Lake Sinclair, escape to Milledgeville and experience all the wonderful things Milly has to offer. We look forward to seeing you in 2023! This list is only a sampling of things to enjoy in 2023, we hope you find your new…

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Georgia’s Must Visit Small Town

Tucked between Atlanta and Savannah, Milledgeville has a rich history, breathtaking natural scenery, and Southern hospitality that will have you clearing your calendar for a long weekend getaway. As a college town and former 19th century capital of Georgia, Milledgeville is brimming with historic…

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First Timers Guide to Milledgeville

Located precisely in the middle of Georgia, only a couple hours drive from Atlanta and Savannah, Milledgeville is your next favorite small town adventure. Once the capital of Georgia, Milledgeville is known for its historic architecture, charming downtown district and recreational experiences…

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Best Small Town Christmas Getaway

Tucked between Atlanta and Savannah, Milledgeville transforms into a winter wonderland outfitted in twinkling lights. Whether you fancy a slow day cozied up in our historic Mansion dressed in Christmas finery or you and your family are ready to settle down for a small-town Christmas, we have…

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Your 5K Step Guide to Milledgeville

Take advantage of the cooler temperatures this season and see the essentials of downtown Milledgeville while getting your steps in for the day. This total loop will have you completing 5,000 steps with sites every few blocks and something new to see around every corner. Downtown Milledgeville is…

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Milledgeville's Famous Residents

When thinking about the rich history of Milledgeville, many think of the capital period, the colleges, or pieces of historic downtown that have stuck in one's memory. Many people of notable importance were either born in Milledgeville or chose this great place to live for a period of time. Check…

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What to do in Milledgeville this Fall

Milledgeville, with its stunning architecture, charming downtown district and abundant recreation, is a must-see any time of the year, but it is especially beautiful in fall. The scenic drive down Highway 441, museum tours, seasonal menu options, fishing, hiking and more welcome you to retreat for…

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