Things to do in Augusta GA
- Bell Auditorium
- James Brown Arena
- Augusta Canal
- Augusta National Golf Course
- Jones Creek Golf Center
- Patriot Riverboat Tours
- Phinizy Swamp Nature Park and Tours
- Riverwalk Augusta
- Savannah Rapids Park
- Steed's Dairy Farm
- Augusta History Museum
- Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson
- Ezekiel Harris House
- Morris Museum of Art
- Augusta Mall
- Surrey Center
How To Get Here
Whether you are there for Masters weekend, enjoying a relaxing vacation, or there for business, there are plenty of things to do in Augusta, GA. The Sheraton Augusta Hotel is located just two miles from the Augusta National Golf Course, home of the renowned Masters® Tournament. We are also convenient to many nearby attractions and corporations, including: the Historic Riverwalk, Morris Museum of Art, James Brown Arena, Bell Auditorium, the Augusta History Museum, AT&T, Electrolux, Kimberly Clark, John Deere, Proctor & Gamble, Augusta State University, Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Power, Club Car by Ingersoll Rand, and DSM Chemical.
As the home of the annual Masters® Tournament, Augusta offers an excellent golf experience with outstanding golf courses and facilities. Sheraton Augusta Hotel provides the best proximity to two outstanding Augusta golf courses – the beautiful, family-friendly Jones Creek Golf Course and the world-renowned Augusta National Golf Club – making us the perfect place to stay for golf enthusiasts.
Augusta Riverwalk (6.0 miles)
Take a stroll along the beautiful Savannah River and enjoy special events at Augusta Riverwalk. Many different events are held at the Augusta Riverwalk each year, including a St. Patrick’s Day Celebration, fireworks on the 4th of July, and more. Riverwalk is the perfect place to go to escape from complicated daily life and have a relaxing moment.
Savannah Rapids Park and Pavilion (3.6 miles)
Savannah Rapids Park provides perhaps the most spectacular view in Augusta and the nearby area. The 33-acre recreational park is an ideal destination for any nature lover. Bicycle, kayak and canoe rentals are available, as well as picnic table and barbeque areas.
Located on a Savannah River bluff, Savannah Rapids Pavilion is a multi-purpose conference and events center. The Pavilion offers a variety of rooms ranging from a 12-person conference room to a reception area with a 400-person capacity.
Augusta Canal (3.3 miles)
As the one and only canal in the world which is still used for the original purpose of providing power to the mills, Augusta Canal offers exciting boat tours and cruises along with a variety of outdoor activities. This canal is only a 7 minute drive from Sheraton Augusta Hotel.
Augusta Patriot Riverboat Tour (6.5 miles)
Aboard the Patriot Riverboat, you can feel the cool breeze while the beautiful scenery of the Savannah River passes by. The departure area of this tour is only an 11 minute drive from the hotel.
Phinizy Swamp Nature Park (6.3 miles)
Real nature awaits you at Phinizy Swamp with a variety of events that attract all ages and include all interests. The Park provides family bike rides, moonlit hikes and special meteor viewings, and is only an 18 minute drive from the hotel.
Steed's Dairy Farm (12.1 miles)
Eco-friendly and exciting activities await you at Steed's Dairy Farm, including real cow milking, pony cart riding, and a 5-acre corn maze. Have fun with farm animals 12 mintues away while staying at Sheraton Augusta Hotel.
Surrey Center (3.4 miles)
Numerous boutique shops with the latest trends in apparel and accessories await you along with a variety of restaurants. It's the perfect place for your shopping excursion. This shopping center is only an 8 minute drive from the hotel.
Augusta Mall (5.6 miles)
With a vast variety of high end stores and restaurants, Augusta Mall is a shopping lover's paradise. As one of the largest malls in Georgia, its many different designer outlets, department stores, and restaurants provide the best environment for your shopping excursion. The mall is 9 minutes from the hotel, and is open Monday through Saturday from 10AM to 9PM, and Sunday from 12PM to 6PM.
Morris Museum of Art (6.5 miles)
View some of the most elegant and beautiful paintings, sculptures, and other works of art representing the South. Feel the astonishing charm of the artists of the American South at the Morris Museum of Art.
Augusta Museum of History (6.9 miles)
The Augusta Museum of History exhibits numerous artifacts and images that illustrate the history of Augusta. The museum has a grand meeting rooms and elegant reception areas and is only a 12 minute drive from the hotel.
Ezekiel Harris House (4.0 miles)
Ezekiel Harris House is an outstanding example of early Federal style architecture. Visitors can get an idea of what life was like during the Federal Period, when tobacco was the primary cash crop in Georgia. This historic site is only an 8 minute drive from the hotel.
James Brown Arena & The Bell Auditorium (6.5 miles)
James Brown Arena, home to the Augusta River Hawks, features 8,500 seats and hosts many concerts and sports games. The Bell Auditorium, a theater with 2,690 seats, is located right next to the Arena. Both venues are only a 12 minute drive from the hotel.
Boyhood Home of Woodrow Wilson (6.1 miles)
Visiting his childhood home helps to tell President Wilson’s story as a Southerner. See the historically valuable house to witness this Great American’s youth only 11 minutes away from the hotel.