Sunrise Planetarium & Museum

1427 Slate Mine Road • Fairmount, GA 30139

(706) 337-2775

Presenting various science programs viewed through the lens of the Biblical doctrine. Programs, designed for groups and available by appointment only, include train ride picnics, birthday parties, family reunions, company picnics, science planetarium programs and museum tours. Youth summer camps and fall family camps provide activities that teach discipline and develop high standards of character and conduct. All camps have sports, swimming, daily Bible lessons, cabin devotions, good food, interesting and educational classes in areas such as science, crafts, sports, and nature studies.




Fort Wayne Civil War Historic Site

Fort Wayne features two well-preserved fortified areas used by both Confederate and Union forces during and after the Civil War. Visitors can walk the one mile trail to view the original parade grounds and entrenchments which are the last known constructed by the Georgia Militia. Confederates placed a light artillery battery on a hill overlooking the Oostanaula River that was used extensively during the Battle of Resaca. After the battle, Union forces occupied these fortifications to guard the Western & Atlantic Railroad bridge until after the war. Open daily dawn-dusk. Free admission. Pet friendly, leash required....

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