Places of Interest


The City of Cornelia has a rich history that you can explore. We have museums such as the Telephone museum, Elvis museum, the lovely Train Depot with actual artifacts, the Community House, the Chenocetah Fire Tower and more.

If you want to shop or dine, Cornelia's downtown has unique places for you! For your convenience, we also are the home of many retail chains.

Please take the time to visit a little bit of history in our charming city.
 The following link is a map of our Downtown Restaurants

Ballard Center Regional Museums, 

353 Chattahoochee Street, Cornelia, GA, USA

The Standard Telephone Museum

Take a step back in time with our Standard Telephone Company and Historical Society Museum! We have amazing treasures that put Cornelia on the map during the dawn of the telecommunications age!

The Regional African American Museum of Northeast Georgia, Inc.

Take a look at the amazing artifacts on display at the Regional African American Museum. You’ll be able to see and learn the culture and heritage of the African Americans in North Georgia. This is a museum you don’t want to miss!

Currently closed due to COVID-19.

Call to make arrangements. We look forward to your visit!