Special Alert

Athens Welcome Center

  • 280 E. Dougherty St.|
  • Athens GA 30601
  • 706-353-1820
  • |Toll Free: 866-455-1820
  • Region: Downtown

Your first stop in the Classic City!

Greetings from the Athens Welcome Center! Located in downtown Athens, Georgia, inside the c.1820 Church-Waddel-Brumby House Museum. The Athens Welcome Center is an excellent resource for visitors and for locals, while hosting out of town guests. In addition to local information, they carry brochures for the entire State, so stop by if you are planning a trip anywhere throughout Georgia. Let the information specialists help you make the most of your visit to the Classic City, with various maps, brochures, maps, information on current events, as well as hotel and dining information. Our Welcome Center is also home to Classic City Tours, which offers a variety of guided and self-guided tour options around Athens. Looking for the perfect Athens gift? Browse our Gift Shop for unique and original creations from Athens artists, as well as a full array of books on local history.

 Athens Heritage Tour - $5 Off the purchase of two tickets 

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    Museum Mile Tour

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    • Recurring weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
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    Athens Heritage Tour

    • Location: Athens Welcome Center
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    History and Hauntings Tour

    • Location: Athens Welcome Center
    • Join the Athens Welcome Center for a spooky walking tour through downtown and…
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