East Second Street, Rome, GA 30161
First Saturday, May-Sep, 12-2 PM
Every first Saturday, our iconic Clocktower is open for free tours, where you can climb the steps to the very top to get the best view of our wonderful city! See the history of Rome in a painted mural depicting the founding of Rome through present day on the interior of the tower (Limit 20 people at clocktower top at a time). Private tours are available by appointment (details below).
It is free to tour the clocktower, but donations are suggested to help in the continual restoration efforts.
Free guided tours are offered every first Saturday, May – September, 12 pm – 2 pm
Book a tour with one of our local guides; personalized based on your needs. Tours offered include Myrtle Hill Cemetery, Civil War History, River Heritage, Clocktower & Downtown Rome History. Advance reservations required.
A fee is required for the tour guide: Students/Non-profit – $75/hr ($50 add’tl) Private: $100/hr ($85 add’tl)
Book a Private Tour:
All proceeds and donations from tours benefit the Myrtle Hill-Oak Hill Memorial Association to improve and maintain places of historic importance in Georgia’s Rome,