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Robert Toombs House State Historic Site

216 E Robert Toombs Ave, Washington, GA 30673-2037
+1 706-678-2226
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Super place for a Visit

Lots of istory here. Ask about how Tooms excaped the Federals. The Home is full of interesting... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
N1541EMjoem
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Toombs Abode

If you are in the area this is a great spot to spot for a history lesson. you can spend a few... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Erick L
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216 E Robert Toombs Ave, Washington, GA 30673-2037
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+1 706-678-2226
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Lots of istory here. Ask about how Tooms excaped the Federals. The Home is full of interesting facts and events.

Thank N1541EMjoem
Reviewed 12 April 2017

If you are in the area this is a great spot to spot for a history lesson. you can spend a few minutes or a few hours. well worth the stop

Thank Erick L
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Robert Toombs home is on the main road through Washington, GA and is surrounded by many impressive plantation homes (including his extended family). The home is in good shape, but there is still some restoration work to be done. The home is furnished with Robert's...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Personalized tour by a knowledgeable tour guide who supplied anecdotal information as well as basic historical facts. We thoroughly enjoyed it and learned some interesting things about Robert Toombs.

Thank DawnD295
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

If you like this sort of thing, it's a good stop while in Washington, GA. I must say, the best part was the kind, knowledgable docent. The young lady added some information about the house and spent a bit talking to me about Toombs' love...More

Thank Stephanie T
Reviewed 21 September 2016

One of the most interesting things my wife and I have discovered while visiting antebellum houses and plantations throughout the South is that, in my cases, the owners of the properties are often even more interesting. Take the Robert Toombs House at 216 East Robert...More

2  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This is a wonderful piece of Georgia and American history. Though he is largely forgotten now, Toombs was a significant leader in the 19th century, whether you agree with his politics or not.

Thank tacitusone
Reviewed 19 April 2016

The Robert Toombs home is still under renovation and was in the process of cleaning up after a flood from December when we visited. Upon entering we were given a brief overview of Robert Toombs and then given guidebooks for the rest of the time....More

1  Thank MTravi
Reviewed 15 February 2016

we had a chance to visit the Toombs House during Revolution Days in Washington. They had a special program to interpret history with actors in many of the rooms. How informative, how exciting, it really made history come alive. They did an excellent job. Very...More

Thank SouthernTravel
Reviewed 1 September 2015

from the street is looks to be a grand home of the old south. period furniture inside perpetuates the time travel. host does a wonderful job of sharing details of the home, man and period of history. very informative tour, easy to find and the...More

2  Thank Bbqman3341
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