Destinations

Every place has a story, and each Destination highlights a particular place and storyline. To know Georgia's history—and glimpse its future—is to travel its contours, from the mountains to the coast, from the bustling cities to the small towns that pulse to a slower beat.

With hundreds of museums and galleries located across the state, Georgia has much to offer in the realm of the...

Georgia's northeastern mountains are part of the Blue Ridge range, a spine of the Appalachians, which runs from...

The Seven Natural Wonders of Georgia are the most physically spectacular or unusual sites in the state. These...

From the bombing of Fort Pulaski in 1862 to the capture of Confederate president Jefferson Davis in...

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Martin Luther King Jr. (1929-1968)

Martin Luther King Jr., a Baptist minister and president of the

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Art in Georgia from 1895 to 1960

The period from 1895 to 1960 in Georgia was characterized by a widening support for and interest in the state's art and artists.

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Moravians

The Moravians are Protestants who trace their origins to ancient Bohemia, in the present-day Czech Republic. The denomination was founded in the fifteenth century.

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State's Rights Hotel

The State's Rights Hotel served as Georgia's Whig Party headquarters from about 1839 to 1847.

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Courtesy of Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries