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5 Facts You Probably Don’t Know about Madison

Learn more about Madison, Georgia here! 1. In 1937, Madison Residents hosted a “Gone with the Wind” viewing party at the Honeymoon house. Peter Walton Godfrey and his wife, Caroline “Carrie” Hardee Godfrey, made it their home starting in 1932.  It was Carrie who gave Honeymoon its enduring nickname in honor of her childhood home… Continue reading 5 Facts You Probably Don’t Know about Madison

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Walking Tour – How to get 10,000 steps in Madison

Whether you’re looking for somewhere to start your trip in Madison or you want to be a tourist in your own town, our self-guided audio walking tour is the perfect stroll through Madison’s history! Free in the app store, the ‘Madison, GA Downtown Tour’ app guides you on a mile and a half, self-guided tour… Continue reading Walking Tour – How to get 10,000 steps in Madison

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5 Reasons to Visit Madison This Spring

1. Southern Living Magazine Say’s Madison is the #1 Small Town in Georgia. – It’s horn tootin’ time because one of the south’s most iconic publications has deemed Madison as the Best Small Town in Georgia, 2018! If you trust Southern Living Magazine for recipes, design inspiration, and gardening tips, maybe you’ll love Madison, too!… Continue reading 5 Reasons to Visit Madison This Spring

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Madison in May Spring Tour of Homes

Learn more about Madison, Georgia here! The countdown begins with only one month left until the Madison in May Spring Tour of Homes! Visit Madison for this enchanting day full of antebellum charm and glimpses into the past! Enjoy this preview list of homes on tour! Photo Credit : Madison Morgan Cultural Center Holly Hall… Continue reading Madison in May Spring Tour of Homes

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Black History Month in Morgan County

Learn more about Madison, Georgia here! It goes without saying that African American heritage has shaped life in Georgia. The Peach State is home to cultures such as the coastal Gullah/Geechee Nation, sites such as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s. Ebenezer Baptist Church, and more. But where might one go to pay homage to African… Continue reading Black History Month in Morgan County

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Madison & Morgan County Art Calendar

Known for its civil war history and antebellum beauties, the postcard worthy town of Madison is also home to a thriving art scene. Be sure to check out some of the latest exhibits and events of the season! On Display until December 23, 2017 Works by Lucinda Bunnen at The Steffen Thomas Museum of Art… Continue reading Madison & Morgan County Art Calendar

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Holiday Tour of Homes featuring Honeymoon

Madison is buzzing with excitement because the Holiday Tour of Homes (November 30 – December 2) is almost here! This highly anticipated annual event gives history and design lovers the opportunity to tour privately owned homes during the most wonderful time of the year. Each year the tour features a different line-up of historic beauties,… Continue reading Holiday Tour of Homes featuring Honeymoon