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155 Van Wert Street
Buchanan, GA 30113
Phone: (770) 646-2002
Fax: (770) 646-2035


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Buchanan Courthouse

The Courthouse, built in 1892, is currently part of the National Registry of Historic Buildings and serves as a public library with meeting facilities and an office for the county's Historical Society on the Buchanan square. Hours are Monday through Thursday, 11 am to 6 pm, Saturdays 10 am to 2 pm., or by appointment. Admission is always free.

More Information:
151 Van Wert Street
Buchanan, GA 30113
Phone: (770) 646-3369 - Fax: (770) 646-2035

 

Buchanan Courthouse

Little Creek - One Room Schoolhouse

The last remaining "one-room" school house in Haralson County. It has been relocated to Buchanan and is being restored. Historical research indicates that the school house was built circa-1870. Private tours are available and admission is free. The school house is also home of the first quilt square in Haralson County that connects us to the Southern Quilt Trail - preserving the memories of historic Folk Art quilts.

More Information:
159 Van Wert Street
Phone: (678) 591-9004

 

Little Creek - One Room School House

Helton-Howland memorial Park

Helton-Howland Memorial Park known for "The Picnic Spot with a Beach!" Tent and self-contained vehicles for camping. Open all year long with a Pavilion that is free to rent (all you need is a reservation), multiple picnic tables, horseshoes, authentic military vehicles and equipment on display.

More Information:
2853 U.S. 78
Tallapoosa,GA,30176
Phone: (770) 574-2345

 

Helton-Howland Park

Veteran's Memorial and Medal of Honor Park

Veteran's Meremorial and Medal of Honor Park is solemnly dedicated to America's Finest! Site includes the Wall of Tears, the Medal of Honor Fountain and the League-Lowe Memorial. Located at the triangle of GA 100 and Robertson Ave. Free. Open to the public daily.

More Information:
Highway 100 at Robertson Ave.
Tallapoosa, GA 30176
Phone: (770) 574-2482

 

Veterans Park

Budapest Cemetery

Budapest Cemetery is located east of Tallapoosa, Georgia on Landfill Road, off Highway 78. The cemetery, containing about 20 graves, has a large arch gateway entrance and a split-rail fence along the roadway. It appears that no burials have taken place here since 1956.

According to local history, those buried here were of the Hungarian Colony migrating to Haralson County, GA where they tried to establish a wine colony. The cemetery was established in 1900.
 

 

Budapest Cemetary

Dub Denman Canoe Trail

The Dub Denman Canoe Trail is along the Tallapoosa River in Haralson County.  Approximately 27 miles long, the trail connects with the Alabama Canoe Trail.  Three launch sites are being developed :Poplar Springs, Hwy 100 at Water Works, and Broad Street in Tallapoosa,  before entering Alabama.  Three  locations for you to experience our beautiful, quiet, and one of the cleanest rivers in the West Georgia area.

Contact Info: (770) 630-8946
or Tallapoosa City Hall: (770) 574-2345

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Lazy River Canoe Rentals in Tallapoosa: (770) 574-0995 
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Yogi Bear With Kids

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Courthouse