Sleep Inn & Suites
109 Florence Drive
Athens, GA 30606
Phone: (706) 850-1261
Fax: (706) 850-1113
109 Florence Drive , Athens, GA, US, 30606
- Phone: (706) 850-1261
- Fax: (706) 850-1113
Arts & Museums
Named after two of Georgia's most famous football coaches, Wallace Butts and Harry Mehre, and serving as a monument to the achievements of UGA sports teams, this museum pays tribute to over 100 years of Georgia's athletic programs while featuring football highlights on touch-screen video displays and an exhibit of Heisman trophies.
Provides an opportunity for school children and adults alike to learn about dozens of traditional arts and crafts through live demonstrations by area senior citizens.
The 11,400 square foot Environment, Natural Science, and Appropriate Technology Center provides science and natural science education for all ages and highlights energy-saving and "green" technology, construction, and architecture.
Housing a permanent collection of over 8,000 paintings, sculptures, and other works of art by regional, national, and international artists, this museum also features traveling exhibitions from all over the world and includes a cafe and a museum gift shop.
Displaying photographs and equipment of legends of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association, this hall of fame honors past collegiate players, coaches, and contributors dating back to 1883 when the first national tennis tournament was held and the hall of fame is usually open during tennis tournaments and matches.
"The Birthplace of Anesthesia," this museum honors the physician who first used ether for surgical anesthesia when he performed the first painless surgery on March 30, 1842.