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Dalton Freight Depot

305 S Depot St, Dalton, GA 30720-4436
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Dalton Freight Depot should be preserved

I hope to see this local landmark for many years into the future.The trains still go by, only there... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
Ana M
Nice place to relax and train watch

While visiting Dalton, I spent an early morning relaxing at the Dalton depot having coffee and... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
Dennis G
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305 S Depot St, Dalton, GA 30720-4436
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

I hope to see this local landmark for many years into the future.The trains still go by, only there is no passenger station. Trains are a big part of Dalton.

Thank Ana M
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

While visiting Dalton, I spent an early morning relaxing at the Dalton depot having coffee and watching trains. There is quite a lot of train traffic so waits are short.

Thank Dennis G
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The restored depot is a quick, very informative stop. You can gain information about Dalton and the surrounding area. The staff is helpful for your questions. There is an exhibt inside (air-conditioned and heated) that periodically changes and is always interesting. Many folks like to...More

Thank mrsjameseb
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The tourist information center is located here along with a quasi-museum of the history of Dalton. The staff are friendly and helpful. You can also relax outside on benches while watching the trains go by on the tracks.

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Stopped by to relax and shoot a few photos. Nicely restored train depot now a tourist information center and train watching area.

Thank Dennis G
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

This was a good spot to stop and get out of the heat. The exhibits in the depot were from world war 1 and 2. Most of it about people from the region who served. The building it self is pretty cool and the Sherman...More

Thank Sevy P
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Service was slow and food was a little high for quantity. Waiter was not very friendly and took some time to even place our drink order. Food itself was good.

Thank Barry J
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Historic railroad car in process of restoration, gift shop, fun and games. Local bands, kids games of skill for tickets and prizes at gift shop

1  Thank George L
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Very friendly staff and great air conditioning with a place to rest if you need a break. If you love trains maybe you will like it. If not skip it. You can watch trains go by.

Thank Nancy L
Reviewed 20 March 2016

The Freight Depot is home to the Bandy Heritage Center's exhibits. The current exhibit is “Deadly Skies: Georgians and the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II.” The exhibit includes "custom models, commendations, uniforms, personal artifacts, and rare, never before seen wartime photographs" and...More

1  Thank Mary N
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