Visit Milledgeville

Visit Milledgeville

Meet Milledgeville...Georgia's Antebellum Capital.

Milledgeville, Georgia offers visitors a look into the past, a past that is steeped in a rich history, when Milledgeville was the Antebellum Capital of Georgia. Visitors can explore historic gems like the Old Governor's Mansion, part of Milledgeville's Museum District and home to the governors of Georgia from 1838 to 1868, or Andalusia, Flannery O'Connor's Farm. Milledgeville has a scenic location, southeast of Atlanta and northeast of Macon, along the Oconee River. You can relax and enjoy the slower pace of life in Millegeville while soaking in all of the warm southern hospitality. When planning your visit, be sure to check out our suggested itineraries, and don't miss our selection of fine hotels and main street city restaurants.

For more information, please Request a Visitors Guide or contact us at the Convention and Visitors Bureau via email or 800-653-1804.

Colleges & Universities
There are three colleges located in Milledgeville, Georgia. more...
Rock this Way
Whether you want to unwind with a good book, chat with the locals or just sit back and soak in some of Milledgeville’s beautiful history; our porches are a force to be... more...
Get Lost in the Pines
About two miles outside of the hustle and bustle of Milledgeville sits a serene lake area, surrounded by a sprawling 2,000 acres of forest, Bartram Forest. more...
Our History
Our proud history began in 1803, when the state of Georgia searched for a site for its new capital. Because this area offered a central location and ample springs, it was... more...
Museum District
Walk beneath the shadows of the towering oaks though wrought iron gates that lead to magnificently preserved mansions, haunted historic sites and fascinating museums. more...
Natural History Museum
Visit the Paleozoic, Mesozioc and Cenozoic Eras and see fossils from Georgia and all around the world! Located in Herty Hall, this museum offers an explanation of the... more...