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Address: 21 N Main St, Watkinsville, GA 30677-2064
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+1 706-769-5197
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 16:00

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Great place to get the information you need

We stopped on our tour of the Antebellum Trail , the staff are really professional and helpful they organised a tour of the Eagle Tavern (opposite) by Alex (a great guide).

Reviewed 20 September 2016
William L
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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Woodstock, Georgia
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The Welcome Center is well stocked with information about attractions in the area and the staff is very helpful with questions. We had questions about gluten free eating in the area and the lady looked up menus on her computer for us. Also note that you need to stop here to tour the Eagle Tavern across the street.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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607 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We stopped on our tour of the Antebellum Trail , the staff are really professional and helpful they organised a tour of the Eagle Tavern (opposite) by Alex (a great guide).

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Thank William L
Georgia
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245 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2015

The information inside gives countless brochures of everything to do in this area as well as within a days drive in the beautiful state of Georgia. Spontaneously, we asked about the Eagle Tavern Museum across the street and the gentleman offered to give us a tour which we were delighted to accept. Our boys ages 10, 8, 6 LOVED the... More 

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Thank JourneyGirl1970
VisitOconeeGa, Manager at Oconee County Welcome Center, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience! I am so glad to hear that your kids enjoyed the tour of the Eagle Tavern Museum. Feel free to stop back in at anytime and keep sharing your reviews as you enjoy the wonderful activities and food around town. More 

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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164 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

I was very disappointed to drive down on Saturday and find it closed at 1:30. We were trying to find indoor things to do because of the rain.

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Thank megan0627
VisitOconeeGa, Manager at Oconee County Welcome Center, responded to this review

megan0627, I want to thank you for taking the time to post a review and share your feedback with us. I do apologize that the Welcome Center was not open when you were visiting town. The Welcome Center hours are Monday - Friday 10am-4pm. Additionally, we have staff / volunteers at the Eagle Tavern Museum on select Saturdays to assist... More 

Falls Church, Virginia
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126 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2014

The welcome center had a lot of information about the surrounding communities. We got a lot of brochures. The staff was very helpful recommending artist shops , antique stores and restaurants, If you are stranger to this area I strongly recommend a stop at the Welcome Center,

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Muncie, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2013

We loved the helpful,friendly, warm greetings we recieved as we visited welcome centers and sights along the Antebellum Trail. We especially enjoyed our stay at Ashford Manor, the visit to the Eagel Tavern and the Antique Store in Watkinsville. We ate at Rachel's for a delicious Southen dinner.

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