Mobile Apps


Georgia Historical Markers

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Discover Georgia’s unique history by downloading the Georgia Historical Markers app. Easily locate more than 2,500 markers that commemorate great events in the state’s history via your smartphone.


– Search for markers in Georgia based on location, marker text, or both
– Use smartphone location services to find the markers nearest you
– View results in list format or as markers on a map
– View images of markers and a detailed description of the historical site
– Save markers for viewing in your own custom list

This app was created by Georgia Southern University in partnership with the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.



Georgia Historical Marker Program

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The Georgia Historical Society has administered Georgia’s statewide marker program since 1998, erecting over 160 historical markers across Georgia on a wide variety of subjects. Today those markers and over two thousand others are available here through our searchable database. Roadside historical markers capture Georgia history in a format readily understood by travelers and residents alike. These easily identifiable markers give readers a unique insight into the stories of our shared past.


– Instant loading of the markers closest to your exact location
– Comprehensive details, photos and marker content
– Ability to view markers on a Map, with Satellite overlay, or in list-form
– Get directions from your location to the Marker you’re interested in viewing
– Email a Marker to a friend

This apps was created by the Georgia Historical Society.