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Lockerly Arboretum is a 50 acre arboretum, developed with walking trails as well as driving roads. Lockerly Hall is a Greek Revival mansion that is part of the arboretum. It is a fine example of a plantation home of the Old South. The Gazebo houses an old style pitcher pump which pumps water from nearly 400 feet below the surface of the ground. The Geologic Display is an exhibit on the earth's origins, along with displays of native Georgian soils, a kaolin exhibit, and a fossil collecting area. The Woods Museum houses a collection of cut woods from trees that are native to Georgia with interpretive displays.

Location: 1534 Irwinton Road, Milledgeville Georgia Telephone 478-452-2112

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