Fun Places to Visit

Fun Places to Visit

 

Cartersville Train Depot - Cartersville, GA

This 1854 W&A Train Depot survived the Civil War, fires and 20th-century progress. Enjoy the historic structure, passing trains and local history. The surrounding Friendship Plaza honors Mark Cooper's Friendship Monument (1860), and plaques pay tribute to notables in Bartow (Cass) County history.

Serves as the Cartersville Welcome Center. Free Admission.

 

Located at: 1 Friendship Plaza, Cartersville, GA 30120

Hours:

  • Thurs - Sat (10am - 4pm)
  • Closed Sunday

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HIstoric Union Depot - Decatur, AL

The historic Decatur union passenger depot was built by the Southern Railway in 1905 and is a symbol of the city's rich railroad heritage which extends back to the 1830s when the first railroad west of the Allegheny Mountains, the Tuscumbia, Courtland and Decatur was built.

A union depot was the result of the joint use of the depot by two railroads: the Southern and the Louisville & Nashville railroads.
 

Located at: 701 Railroad Street NW, Decatur, AL 35601

Hours:

  • Thurs & Friday (10am - 12pm and 1pm - 3pm)
  • Closed Saturdays and Sundays

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Fort Payne Depot - Fort Payne, AL

The historic Decatur union passenger depot was built by the Southern Railway in 1905 and is a symbol of the city's rich railroad heritage which extends back to the 1830s when the first railroad west of the Allegheny Mountains, the Tuscumbia, Courtland and Decatur was built.

A union depot was the result of the joint use of the depot by two railroads: the Southern and the Louisville & Nashville railroads.
 

Located at: 105 5th Street NE, Fort Payne, AL  35967

Hours:

  • Thurs & Friday (10am - 3pm)
  • Closed Saturday
  • Sunday (2pm - 4pm)

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