Milledgeville is filled with unique story ideas from our pre-Civil War history and our time as Georgia’s Antebellum Capital City to our famous residents and our ‘Coolest’ small town. Here are just a few stories that we feel are worthy to be told.
Perfect Weekend Getaway
Famous for being Georgia’s Antebellum Capital, Milledgeville is also a destination filled with award-winning historic sites, scenic waterways, literary legends, and a vibrant downtown.
Climb aboard 'Milly' the trolley for a guided tour of our charming destination, or grab your swim trunks and favorite rod for a splash in the waters of Lake Sinclair.
Milledgeville’s Lake Life
With Lake Sinclair, the Oconee River and Bartram Forest in our backyard, Milledgeville offers authentic relaxation and outdoor recreation.
Just a short trip away from the hustle & bustle of Atlanta, our peaceful trails offer the sounds of nature while our beautiful waters offer recreational enjoyment for everyone.
Top 10 Reasons Why Atlantans love a Weekend to Milledgeville
You may know Milledgeville as the Antebellum Capital of Georgia, or perhaps your high school senior expressed an interest in attending Georgia’s liberal arts university, Georgia College. However, it may be time to revisit this city with a new purpose!
Milledgeville is also a destination filled with scenic waterways, literary legends, award-winning historic sites, and a vibrant downtown. Here are 10 reasons why you should take the 2-hour pilgrimage to visit Milledgeville.