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Augusta Downtown Historic District
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Location Bounded by Gordon Hwy., 13 St., Augusta Canal, and the Savannah River
Architect Multiple
Architectural style Greek, Italianate, Gothic revival, Federal, Victorian, Queen Anne, Second Empire, Beaux Arts, Romanesque, Classical, Craftsman, Art Deco, and International
NRHP reference No. 04000515
Added to NRHP June 11, 2004

Augusta Downtown Historic District is a historic district that encompasses most of Downtown Augusta, Georgia and its pre-Civil War area.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2004.

Notable Historic sites

Downtown Augusta is home to many historical sites. Some of these include:

Downtown Augusta contains a large amount of historical homes, many being built in the 19th century. Some of these homes include:

  • Brahe House
  • Joseph Rucker Lamar House— Lamar resided here when he was studying law.
  • Phinizy Residence
  • Platt Fleming Walker d'Antignac House
  • Woodrow Wilson Boyhood Home— The residence of Woodrow Wilson until the age of 14.
  • Zachary Daniels House
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