Thomasville Travel Guide

  • thomas county courthouse
    thomas county courthouse
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  • pebble hill plantation
    pebble hill plantation
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  • genealogical and history library
    genealogical and history library
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Thomasville Things to Do

  • Thomasville Annual Rose Festival

    Every year in April, Thomasville hosts one of the largest rose festivals in the southern USA. The festival lasts for a few days during one weekend and consists of parades, a 10k race, a golf classic, a horse show, and of course the rose show and contests. Some of the events such as the race, horse show, and golf classic require prior registration....

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  • pebble hill plantation

    pebble hill is one of over seventy plantations that still exist in the thomasville area. this 3,000 acre plantation was established in by thomas j. johnson in 1825. the plantation house you see today was designed by english architect john wind and was built in 1850. during the radical reconstruction period after the civil war pebble hill fell into...

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  • historic homes

    downtown thomasville has over 70 historic homes and buildings many of which are listed on the national register of historic places. the majority of them are along broad, dawson, and hansel streets in the historic district. on the last week of april during the rose festival many of them are open to the public. pictured is the 1833 hardy-bryan house....

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  • broad street

    broad street is in the center of downtown thomasville and is the heart of thomasville's shopping and entertainment district. broad street and the side streets that bisect it offer a number of upscale shops and restaurants. a very worth while place to visit when in thomasville.

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  • thomasville genealogical and historical...

    located on north broad street across from the courthouse is the thomasville genealogical. history, and fine arts library. founded in 1988 the library offers family research for the states of georgia, florida, alabama, mississipi, tennessee, north carolina, south carolina, and kentucky. for those interested in southern genealogy this is a worth...

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  • confederate memorial

    located on the grounds of the thomas county courthouse is the confederate memorial. this memorial is an obelisk with a draped flag which is a very common monument in the south.

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  • thomas county courthouse

    located on broad street in downtown thomasville is the thomas county courthouse. the original courthouse was designed by john wind in the greek revival style in 1858. the courthouse was remodeled in 1888 with classical and victorian additions. thomas county was named after jeff thomas who was an american officer in the war of 1812.

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  • Beautiful Victorian House

    If you are ever in Thomasville, stop by and see the Lapham Patterson House. It is a BEAUTIFUL old Victorian House. I can remember being in awe of this house ever since I was a little girl. Always wanting to live in it. They do a little tour each day, and maybe it is just me but it really made me wonder about all of the people who had lived there...

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  • Pebble Hill Plantation

    Most of the land around Thomasville and throughout Southern Georgia is owned by plantations. Many of these plantations are used as hunting retreats by wealthy northerners who have passed the land down from one generation to another. Pebble Hill offers tourists a chance to see one of these historic plantations complete with a restored plantation...

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Thomasville Restaurants

  • Don't Miss The Fresh Seafood!

    This quaint family owned restaurant is incredible. Great service and great atmosphere were only second to great food! Grilled Seafood platter, but everything is good. Must try the greek salad. My wife got the Oyster Po boy with a country greek salad that was so fresh and delicious!

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  • Gives new meaning to "Home Made"

    For anyone who has not had the treat of eating at Savannah Moon for breakfast or lunch you have truly missed a wonderful experience! Owned by Ben and Debra Golden this married couple has truly made a huge food impact on Thomasville. Debra's cakes, desserts and speciality items are not only good they are superb! Ben has a fantastic knack at making...

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  • Incredible Authentic Southern Cooking!

    The Market Diner is located on the west end of Thomasville's farmers market. Though in recent years the price has steadily creeped upwards and the amount of food has lessened just a bit, it is definitely not to be missed! The restaurant specializes in country southern food with large buffets that include everything from incredible crispy friend...

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