Historic Downtown Walking Tour

  • 314 Academy Avenue, Dublin, GA, United States
  • (478) 272-4002
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  • Hours:
    24 hours/7 days a week

This self-guided downtown walking tour includes a dynamic look at more than 70 historic landmarks, sites and buildings in Dublin’s city center. Featuring a collection of historic photography of each location, this tour gives visitors an in-depth look at the history and culture that shaped the history and architecture in Dublin.

History & Architecture

From the location of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s first speech to a look at a revitalized Civil War era home, Downtown Dublin offers a wealth of history, art, and architecture.

A few of the highlights:

  • First African Baptist Church where a young Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. made his first public speech.
  • First National Bank, Dublin’s “skyscraper,” home soon to Georgia Military College
  • Old City Cemetery where Civil War history rests
  • Fred Roberts where Art Deco-era architecture melds with modern imagination
  • Old Post Office defines excellence in historic preservation and technology

Get your Guide

Print copies of the Downtown Walking Tour are available at the Dublin Visitors Center just off exit 51  on I-16.

You can also download a copy:Downtown Walking Tour Guide.

Going Mobile

This state of the art mobile app includes a dynamic look at 71 historic landmarks, sites and buildings in Dublin’s city center. Featuring a collection of historic photography of each location from the archives of local historian Scott Thompson, this tour gives visitors an in-depth look at the history and culture that shaped the history and architecture in Dublin, including Dudley Motel, which at one time was a meeting place and overnight accommodations  for civil rights champions, including Martin Luther King, Jr.

Includes interactive features that allows users to customize their tour and post their experience to Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, and

Download for free:

App Store: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/downtown-dublin-georgia-walking-tour/id1225482234?mt=8

Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.populace.dublintour&hl=en

 

Historic Downtown Walking Tour

314 Academy Avenue, Dublin, GA, United States

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