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Robert Toombs House Historic Site

216 East Robert Toombs Avenue, Washington, GA 30673, USA

Home of Gen. Robert Augustus Toombs, a successful planter, lawyer, and outspoken Georgia politician, who used his influence to persuade the state to secede from the Union. As secretary of state of the Confederacy, general, and seasoned battle leader, he never took the oath of allegiance to the United States and died as an unreconstructed Rebel.


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Washington is 45 miles east of Athens, Georgia, on Highway 78 and 50 miles west of Augusta. From I-20 take exit 59 (Thomson/Washington). Follow Highway 78 east into downtown Washington. Turn left on Robert Toombs Avenue.

Visitor Services

Public rest rooms, information, handicapped access to first floor.

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Admission Fee

Adults $4.00, Seniors $3.50, Youth (6-17) $2.75, Child under age 5 Free, Adult Group $3.25, Youth Group $2.50, Child Group $1.00. For additional information please call the park office (706) 456-2602.


First Saturday of each month from 9:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M.



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