Greater Rome Convention & Visitors Bureau

Welcome Center – Downtown Rome

300 W. 1st Street, Rome, GA 30161

706-295-5576

Wednesday & Friday: 11:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

The Downtown Rome Welcome Center is recognized by the state as an official Regional Visitor Information Center (RVIC).  The accessibility of the center makes it an ideal location for visitors to access travel tips, travel brochures and find friendly trip-planning assistance.

Hours of operation are Tuesday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. and Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

The Downtown Welcome Center offers many services:

  • Weekly Farmer’s Market: Tuesday evenings from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. and features home-made goods and produce by Nan Selman.
  • Book Local Tours:  Roman Holiday Riverboat Tours, Downtown Walking Tours and Flavor Tours.
  • Shop sourvenirs: A selection of Georgia’s Rome souvenirs from the Last Stop Gift Shop are offered for sale at the center.
  • For a limited time only: Scavenger Hunt cards for Keys to Rome, Rome’s newest public art project, are also available at the visitor center.

The Downtown Visitor Center is located at 300 W. 1st St. adjacent to the Town Green.

The center is located adjacent to the Town Green, Forum River Center, urban riverfront and across from for the 3rd Avenue Parking Deck.

The renovations required to build the downtown Welcome Center were made possible by community supported 2013 SPLOST funds.

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