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Address: 5 miles west on U.S. 78, Washington, GA
Phone Number: 706/678-7060
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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We were on our way to Atlanta on back roads when we spotted this beautiful brick house. We turned around and met the docent Candace...and had a terrific tour! Unfortunately we... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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Lake Stevens
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

We were on our way to Atlanta on back roads when we spotted this beautiful brick house. We turned around and met the docent Candace...and had a terrific tour! Unfortunately we were pressed for time, but Candace (only in her third week as docent!) really knew her stuff! Unlike other tours you get to be up close and personal in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

My wife and I were on our way to Atlanta when we passed by. We didn't have a lot of time for a full tour but Candice agreed to give us a personal "speed" tour and we really enjoyed it. Only wish we would have had more time.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 via mobile

We met the guide at plantation store. From there she took us to the original Callaway one room log cabin with original fireplace. The original family was so large they only lived there for 5 years. Close by is the Federal home the family built. This two story was like a palace compared to the earlier cabin. All of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

The tour guide was a wealth of knowledge on history of the plantation, surrounding area and the state. It appeared that she seemed to tailor each tour according to the interests the tourists - showing a very personal attention to detail. The plantation was beautiful and appears to have been very well kept. The only request I would have for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

I'm a home schooling mom of three elementary aged children and we visited on a Tuesday around 11:00. We had the place to ourselves. For all four of us, we paid around $23 and had an hour and a half private tour. Susanna, the guide, walked us carefully through each structure on the property and provided such great information. Not... More 

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Athens, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

While driving Hwy 78 from Athens, GA to the SC coast for a mini vacation we saw the sign "Mule Day" so of course we had to stop. For the next couple of hours we became tourists in our own history. We were at the historic Callaway Plantation. 56 Acres of History and, on this day mules. Modest cost of... More 

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Suwanee, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Three houses to tour on one property. Great for the history enthusiast! Wonderful tour of Georgia history!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Took a day trip out to Washington GA and this tour was the highlight! I had a one on one tour, and it was well worth the price of admission. Interesting, informative, and engaging - brought the place to life hearing about the family. Fun to see how the housing of the family evolved over time, from a log cabin,... More 

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Baton Rouge,Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We visited Callaway on our visit to Washington. The home is well restored and maintained and the tour guide was very informative and helpful. The main house has a lot of history and period furnishings plus the out buildings are equally interesting especially the Gray House. We would recommend this house for history buffs of the South as well as... More 

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Saltburn-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Had a one-to-one tour of the grounds and main house with a very knowledgeable guide Susanna Carter. The Callaway family that settled from England in the 1700's were the ancestors of the modern day Californian Callaway golf company. The tour was worth every cent of the $7 admission.

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Address: Address: 5 miles west on U.S. 78, Washington, GA
Phone Number: 706/678-7060
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Washington
Open Hours:
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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