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Meadow Garden

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What a hidden gem! Meadow Garden is a 1791 house amazingly preserved and was saved from... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
carson3238
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Peachtree City, Georgia
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My wife is a DAR member so we must see this home. This is the home of George Walton one of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
KEVIN W
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Covington, Georgia
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Meadow Garden is one of Georgia’s oldest dwellings. This national historic landmark is a quiet and inviting oasis in the midst of the industrialized city of Augusta, Georgia. Meadow Garden was the home of George Walton, one of the youngest signers...more
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1320 Independence Dr, Augusta, GA 30901-1038
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a hidden gem! Meadow Garden is a 1791 house amazingly preserved and was saved from destruction in 1900 by the local chapter of the DAR. Right in downtown Augusta it is the home of George Walton, one of the youngest signers of the U.S....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank carson3238
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife is a DAR member so we must see this home. This is the home of George Walton one of the three Georgians that signed the Declaration of Independence. It is thought that he was the youngest person to sign that document. The home...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KEVIN W
Reviewed 19 November 2018

This reasonably priced tour led me to believe it would be a quick walk thru...but the staff guided tour by the lovely Stephanie was incredibly informative. She had so much detail on the local history , the house itself as well as the Walton family....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michelle_Haley
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

This Historical home of the youngest signer of the Declaration of Independence is owned by the Daughters of the Revolution and staffed by volunteers. This home tour was amazing! Educational; historical; antiques; interesting tour guides; rare pieces of furniture, guns, pictures and clothing, etc. I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

My son and I visited Meadow Garden with the Children of the American Revolution in August 2018. Our docent led us on a fun and educational tour that helped us to imagine what life was like for George Walton and others who lived around the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank em6tindall
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Lovely historic home with many hidden treasures inside. The guided tour was very informative. Great for families and was interesting for kids of all ages. Tour guide was very knowledgeable and told great stories. Many interesting artifacts from clothing, toys, furniture and kitchen tools. One...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Catherine J
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Meadow Garden is a must see for anyone who loves history! Our tour guide was extremely knowledgable and we learned so many interesting things about the life and home of one of the youngest signers of the Declaration of Independence, George Walton. You're allowed to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tisha J
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Meadow Garden is located in the heart of Augusta's Medical District and you'll miss it if you blink! Very fittingly, it is located on Independence Street. The home was the residence of George Walton who was the youngest Signer of the Declaration of Independence for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank SetarehRoo
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Meadow Garden is the farm home of George Walton, one of the youngest signers of the Declaration of Independence. He was residing on the property as early as 1792. It is a National Historic Landmark. The house contains 18th and 19th century furnishings and household...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank melodyeb2015
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Great house and history about this young man. Well maintained and excellent opportunity to learn about him. Yard is well maintained. There is also a small park outside for the medical people with a couple of statues. Parking in front of house is nice.

Date of experience: July 2018
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