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Georgia Visitor Information Center - Columbus

1751 Williams Rd, Columbus, GA 31904-1601
+1 706-649-7455
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It's a great stop!

We are glad to see it back open the remodel brings it up to date, it was always clean! We had... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2016
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Pasaquan - Visitor Information Center near Columbus

Laura Book at the Visitor Information Center Columbus was wonderfully clear, drawing on a GA map... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2016
Atlanta, Georgia
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Official source for information on everything there is to do and see around Georgia. Open 7 days a week.
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“rest area” (3 reviews)
1751 Williams Rd, Columbus, GA 31904-1601
+1 706-649-7455
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We are glad to see it back open the remodel brings it up to date, it was always clean! We had Glenda and Laura helping us both very great and helpful. We make it our place to make a stop and look around! Great little...More

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Laura Book at the Visitor Information Center Columbus was wonderfully clear, drawing on a GA map and talking about how to get to Pasaquan on Saturday Oct 22. Pasaquan is very interesting and colorful and now after the Grand Opening Oct 22, is open Thursday...More

Thank jrlinden131
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Friendly knowledgeable and very helpful with pointing out where we wanted to go in Atlanta. Clean restrooms

1  Thank ibjanice13
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Finally, the renovation is complete and the facility is OPEN! They added a family restroom and all the restrooms are brand new and beautiful. It will be interesting to see how they hold up. The visitor center staff is happy to be back in their...More

1  Thank Ge0rgiaPil0t
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We were returning to Florida after the hurricane Matthew evacuation, and weren't sure the best route to take. The Welcome Center was a pleasant respite along the way. We got excellent, cheerful help and a free map from Laura Book at the Georgia Visitor Information...More

1  Thank Frank M
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The Visitor Center has been closed for renovation for awhile, When it opens, I would not recommend due to the access on and off the highway is not convenient. The location and distance from the highway is awkward.

Thank Pamela K
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Lots of information, friendly fellow. And he made calls to see if certain places were open. It was a Monday so lots of museums were c!I see

Thank Bea R
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Site was still closed as of 7/12/16. Looks like it will be nice when completed. Very friendly construction workers though!

1  Thank Javan B
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

I wanted to write a review about one of your AWESOME employees that I met at the Hilton in Augusta, Ga this morning! She is so excited about her job and her knowledge of all things Georgia is outstanding! Her name was Lativia Rivers +...More

3  Thank Laura W
Reviewed 8 June 2016

I stopped by and spoke with the DOT Facility Engineer and while they have done an excellent job of renovating the facility, they experienced a setback when they found that the HVAC system needed to be replaced and there is a delay in getting the...More

4  Thank Ge0rgiaPil0t
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Donna H
17 June 2016|
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Response from Ge0rgiaPil0t | Reviewed this property |
There are signs indicating that the rest area is closed Northbound on 185. There is a sign on 185 north and one on the Williams Road exit ramp coming out of Columbus - I don't know about south bound. They are spending a... More
25 April 2016|
Response from dhbrim | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, I have no idea. However, I have seen no sign of them being open any time soon. Now, I have no idea of what they might say, but Peachtree Mall in Columbus has several stores that are currently not occupied... More