james madison ga

Area Offerings

Things to do  |  Where to eat  |  Tours

The James Madison Inn is perfectly located for you to experience one of Georgia’s largest historic districts. Take a short stroll and lose yourself in picturesque Madison, Georgia with some of the South's most beautiful architecture, quality antique shops, unique boutiques, upscale dining, art galleries, and day spas. You can even spend the day playing golf nearby.

Madison boasts over 45 homes on the National Register of Historic Homes, all within pleasant walking distance of The James Madison Inn. The Welcome Center is open seven days a week and you can pick up a free walking tour guide to visit these pre-Civil War homes and the historic cemetery.

Don’t miss Madison’s art galleries and museums including The Steffen Thomas Museum of Art, Heritage Hall, The Madison/Morgan Cultural Center, and The African American Museum.

Discover an authentic Southern experience to remember when you visit Madison and stay at the James Madison Inn.


Things To Do

There’s always something fun and interesting to do in the Madison, GA area. For all the details visit:

Here’s some other sites to check out for even more activities:


Where To Eat

Great food is just around the corner from The James Madison Inn. Here’s a list of some our guest’s favorites:


Tours

Madison hosts two of the largest annual home tours in the State of Georgia each year - The Spring Tour of Homes, Churches and Gardens and also the Town & Country Holiday Tour of Homes in December. Featuring a nice mix of architectural styles and dates built, these two events are the highlights of the year bringing many visitors from around the world.

You can also enjoy the following Madison, GA tours throughout the year:

  • Horse Drawn Carriage Tour
  • Historic Cemetery Tour
  • Walking Tour of Antebellum Homes & Gardens
  • Cultural Center and Art Tour
  • Farm Meander

Now at the Inn...

July 3rd
Independence Day Picnic & FREE Concert

7:00pm
Madison Morgan Cultural Center
www.mmcc-arts.org or
706-342-4743

July 3rd
David Prince in Concert

8:00 - 10:00pm
City of Rutledge
Summer Concert Series
www.rutledgega.us or
706-557-2223

July 4th
Bostwick July 4th Barbeque

12:00-2:00pm
Rain or Shine: $10 Adults (all you can eat); $5 Children
Downtown Bostwick, Morgan County
http://bostwickga.com/bbq.html  or
706-342-0182