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Athens Historic Districts

Athens boasts 16 historic districts and 35 other sites on the National Register of Historic Places. Take a guided tour of many of these historic sites, offered daily through Classic City Tours. The knowledgeable staff at the Athens Welcome Center can also provide you with an area map and provide suggestions for a self-guided tour of historic Athens.

Athens Factory 
Baldwin and Williams Sts. 
Listed in: 1980
Grady, Henry W., House 
634 Prince Ave. 
Listed in: 1976
Athens Warehouse Historic District 
Roughly bounded by Hancock and Thomas Sts., and the RR tracks 
Listed in: 1988
Hamilton, Dr. James S., House 
150 S. Milledge Ave. 
Listed in: 1979
Bishop House 
Jackson St., University of Georgia campus 
Listed in: 1972
Lucy Cobb Institute Campus 
200 N. Milledge Ave., University of Georgia campus 
Listed in: 1972
Bloomfield Street Historic District 
Roughly bounded by Bloomfield and Peabody Sts., University of Georgia campus, Rutherford St and Milledge Ave. 
Listed in: 1985
Lumpkin, Gov. Wilson, House 
Cedar St., University of Georgia campus 
Listed in: 1972
Boulevard Historic District 
Roughly bounded by the Seaboard Coastline RR tracks, Pulaski St., Prince Ave., and Hiawassee St. 
Listed in: 1985
Lumpkin, Joseph Henry, House 
248 Prince Ave. 
Listed in: 1975
Brightwell Shotgun Row 
366-376 Barber St. Athens 
Listed in: 2001
Milledge Avenue Historic District 
Milledge Ave. from Broad St. to Five Points 
Listed in: 1985
Buena Vista Heights Historic District 
Roughly bounded by Park Ave., Prince Ave., Pound St., and Nantahala Extension Athens 
Listed in: 1999
Milledge Circle Historic District 
Milledge Park, Lumpkin St., Milledge Circle and Milledge Ave. 
Listed in: 1985
Camak House 
279 Meigs St. 
Listed in: 1975
Morton Building 
199 W. Washington St. 
Listed in: 1979
Carnegie Library Building 
1401 Prince Ave. 
Listed in: 1975
Newton House 
892 Prince Ave. 
Listed in: 2002
Chase, Albon, House 
185 N. Hull St. Athens 
Listed in: 1974
Oglethorpe Avenue Historic District 
Oglethorpe Ave. 
Listed in: 1987
Chestnut Grove School 
610 Epps Bridge Rd. 
Listed in: 1984
Old North Campus, University of Georgia 
Bounded by Broad, Lumpkin, and Jackson Sts. 
Listed in: 1972
Church-Waddel-Brumby House 
280 E. Dougherty St. 
Listed in: 1975
Chapman-Parr House 
227 Bloomfield St. 
Listed in: 1982
Clarke County Jail
Courthouse Sq. 
Listed in: 1980
Parrott Insurance Building 
283 E. Broad St. 
Listed in: 1977
Cobb, T. R. R., House 
194 Prince Ave. 
Listed in: 1975
President's House 
570 Prince Ave. 
Listed in: 1972
Cobb-Treanor House 
1234 S. Lumpkin St. 
Listed in: 1979
Reese Street Historic District 
Roughly bounded by Meigs, Finley, Broad, & Harris Sts. 
Listed in: 1987
Cobbham Historic District 
Roughly bounded by Prince Ave., Hill, Reese, and Pope Sts. 
Listed in: 1978
Rocksprings Shotgun Row Historic District
433--447 Rocksprings St. 
Listed in: 1996
Crane, Ross, House 
247 Pulaski St. 
Listed in: 1979
Sledge, James A., House 
749 Cobb St. 
Listed in: 1974
Dearing Street Historic District 
Roughly bounded by Broad and Baxter Sts., Milledge Ave., and includes both sides of Finley St. and Henderson Ave. 
Listed in: 1975
Sorrells, R. P., House 
220 Prince Ave. 
Listed in: 1992
Dearing, Albin P., House 
338 S. Milledge Ave. 
Listed in: 1979
Thomas-Carithers House 
530 S. Milledge Ave. 
Listed in: 1979
Downtown Athens Historic District 
Roughly bounded by Hancock Ave., Foundry, Mitchell 
Listed in: 1978
Upson House 
1022 Prince Ave. 
Listed in: 1973
Downtown Athens Historic District (Boundary Increase) 
Roughly bounded by Hancock Ave., Foundry, Mitchell, Broad, and Lumpkin sts. Listed in: 1984
Ware-Lyndon House 
293 Hoyt St. 
Listed in: 1976
First African Methodist Episcopal Church 
521 N. Hull St. 
Listed in: 1980
West Hancock Avenue Historic District 
Roughly bounded by Hill, Franklin, Broad Sts. and the Plaza 
Listed in: 1988
Franklin House 
464--480 E. Broad St. 
Listed in: 1974
Wilkins House 
387 S. Milledge Ave. 
Listed in: 1970
Garden Club of Georgia Museum-Headquarters House ,Founder's Memorial Garden 
Lumpkin St., University of Georgia campus Listed in: 1972
Woodlawn Historic District 
Woodlawn Ave. 
Listed in: 1987
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