The mission of Historic Augusta, Inc. is to preserve historically or architecturally significant sites in Augusta and Richmond County, Georgia.
News and Events
Historic Augusta’s offices will be closed on Monday, September 7, 2015 in observance of Labor Day. Normal hours will resume on Tuesday, September 8, 2015. Have a happy and safe holiday weekend.
Save the Date! Historic Augusta’s annual Benefit Auction Perfectly Aged will be held on Thursday, September 17, 2015 at Saint Paul’s River Room at 6:30 pm. Join us for a wine tasting, cocktails, epicurean delights, raffle, and silent auction of fine wine, unique experiences, and precious antiques. Proceeds benefit the mission of Historic Augusta, Inc. Visit the event page for tickets and more information.
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Perkins-Cullum House Address: 510 Greene Street Owner: Privately Owned History and Significance: This large residential home was built circa 1901 by Henry C. Perkins, who was president of Perkins Manufacturing Company and Augusta Sash and Door. Mr. Perkins was … Read more
Woolworth Department Store Address: 802 Broad Street Owner: Privately Owned History and Significance: The Woolworth Building located at the corner of Broad and Seventh Streets was built in 1939 and was one of America’s best known retailers. Three storefronts … Read more
Properties for Sale
$59,000 This Queen Anne home was built in the 1890s by Patrick H. Rice, a leading citizen and Catholic layman who served on many committees for the betterment of the Augusta community. This is a fine example of this architectural … Read more
Constructed in 1933 by Scroggs and Ewing, this Art Moderne style building was named in honor of John Sheldon Davidson, who is considered the father of public education in Richmond County. The building has been vacant since 1997 when it … Read more