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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State Historic Preservation Office

The Historic Preservation Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources is the state agency responsible for implementing the national preservation program in Georgia.

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Anthony Grooms (b. 1955)

Anthony "Tony" M.

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Emma Cheves Wilkins (1870-1956)

A lifelong resident of Savannah, Emma Cheves Wilkins continued the

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Hazel Raines (1916-1956)

An accomplished aviator, Hazel Raines was the first woman in Georgia to earn a pilot's license.

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