Econo Lodge Fort Gordon
2051 Gordon Hwy.
Augusta, GA 30909
Phone: (706) 738-6565
Fax: (706) 738-6565
Located in a circa 1830 pre-Civil War era home, this public library branch serves the historic Summerville neighborhood and offers a wide range of books, services, and programs for both adults and children.
The Gaming Cave is a Video Gaming center with Alienware computers, XBOX 360's and PS2's. They have over 150 games to choose from! The Gaming Cave hosts regular tournaments, bachelor parties, birthday parties, webkinz parties and just about every other type of party.
See what life was like in 1797 by visiting the Ezekiel Harris House. This historic house has been completely restored, allowing you to marvel at the period details like the vaulted hallway and authentic antiques. The house has Federal Period architecture with an Georgia influence. Take a tour of the house and you'll feel like you stepped back in time.
Home of the last standing permanent structure built by the confederacy, this company supplied most of the gunpowder for Confederate troops and was the only structure every built by the C.S.A. A towering chimney stands a monument to the vast building that once stood on this site.
Originally built as a flour and later textile mill, this vast historic building gives visitors a unique view of the past. TArtifacts from her days as a factory are scattered throughout the corridors and grounds which are now used as professional offices, residential loft apartments, and retail space for a variety of shopping and dining facilities.
The home of the famed governor George Walton, the Meadow Garden is one of the state's oldest buildings. George Walton was a politician who was part of the Continental Congress and signed the Declaration of Independence. Tour the Meadow Garden to learn more about his life as well as see this old home up close, including antique furniture and decor.
An architectural wonder, this building was constructed using 15 different brick designs, more than any other building in the entire world. The building features Romanesque Revival architectural style, twin spires, stained glass windows from Germany, and graceful arches and it served as a place of worship for Catholics for over 70 years. The building is open for tours and is a unique venue for cultural and social events. A gift shop is also on site that features works by regional artists and authors.
Get ready to be scared! Plantation Blood is a seasonal spooky attraction. Open during the Halloween season, make your way through 30,000 square feet of a haunted plantation full of monsters and terrifying pyrotechnics.
This park celebrates the legacy and aspirations of the oldest Black church in the United States, the historic Springfield Baptist Church, and provides a landscaped setting for two important sculptures by Richard Hunt.
With just 18 people the First Baptist Church of Augusta was formed in 1817. By 1921, the congregation built there first church that was rebuilt in 1902. This new building was created based on the Beaux Arts school of eclectic Classicism, an architecture style that is known for symmetry and Baroque elements. The historic building has an impressive dome as well as Corinthian columns. However, due to the church's growth the congratulation moved to a new church at 3500 Walton Way. Although the congregation left this this historical site it is still preserved to this day due to its beauty and historic relevance.
Built in 1859 by a merchant, you can take a guided tour of the Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson. President Thomas Woodrow Wilson was the 28th president of the United States and as a boy Wilson lived here from 1960 to 1870. Explore this double story brick house, often called the Manse, which has been carefully preserved with authentic antiques.
The First Presbyterian Church was established in 1804, though the current building was completed in 1812. The church's Romanesque style of architecture was designed by architect Robert Mills, who is famous for designing the Washington Monument. The First Presbyterian Church of Augusta has been the site of several historic events, including becoming a hospital for both Union and Confederate soldiers during the Civil War. Today the church has a friendly congregation and is welcoming to visitors who would like to worship during the Sunday service.