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    Protecting Georgia's diverse historic resources

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    Discover the rich history and architecture of Covington and Newton County


    Where Preservation Meets Affordability


Our Vision

At The Georgia Trust, we are helping Georgians to understand and appreciate the irreplaceable value of historic buildings and places and their relevance to modern life. We envision Georgians who promote careful stewardship and active use of these diverse resources and recognize the economic and cultural benefits of preservation.

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Events & Highlights

Revenue from our special events plays a large part in our success. Please join us.

2018 Toast & Taste at Hay House Sep 27, 2018

2018 Toast & Taste at Hay House

Hay House board and staff are pleased to again host Toast & Taste at Hay House, a singular opportunity to share the expanse of Georgia wineries, distillers, and brewers, as well as the cuisine of Macon’s restaurants, caterers, and...

Costumes and Cocktails at the Castle Oct 19, 2018

Costumes and Cocktails at the Castle

Calling all witches, werewolves, Jedi Masters, and Wonder Women! Dust off your favorite Halloween costume, or get creative and whip up a new creation, and join Inherit GA, the Trust's under-40 supporters, for a hauntingly fun party at...

Rhodes Race at the Haunted Castle 5K Oct 27, 2018

Rhodes Race at the Haunted Castle 5K

This dog and stroller friendly 5K winds through the creepy twists and ghoulish hills of one of Atlanta’s oldest and boo-tiful neighborhoods, Ansley...

Santa at Rhodes Hall Dec 1, 2018

Santa at Rhodes Hall

A holiday tradition for more than 20 years, Santa at Rhodes Hall has brought the magic of Christmas to thousands of Atlanta families by featuring personal appointments and photos with...

Our Mission

Our mission is to work for the preservation and revitalization of Georgia’s diverse historic resources and advocate their appreciation, protection and use. Our accomplishments are made possible by the support of our members and donors. We thank you.


We envision communities where new development complements and reinforces thriving downtowns and historic neighborhoods, contributing to a healthy and enriched humane environment.


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The Georgia Trust offers programs for people who care about the historic buildings and communities that tell the story of our past. There are many ways you can help.

A Greener Rhodes Hall

The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation is committed to “going green.” We know that adopting greener practices and policies, conserving energy and building green can not only positively impact our organization’s energy use and efficiency, but also positively impact the environment and the communities in which we live and work. Rhodes Hall received Energy Star certification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, signifying that it performs in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency and meets strict performance levels set by the EPA.