Compiled using the historic photography & research of Dublin historian Scott Thompson, this walking tour captures all of downtown's historic spots.
5 miles. 70+ sites. One story.
This walking tour highlights Downtown Dublin’s outstanding architecture and early formative history. Most of the buildings on this tour date to the late 19th and early 20th centuries, a period when Dublin’s cotton markets led the state. From railroad warehouses to grand skyscrapers to inspiring public spaces, architectural gems can be discovered throughout the Downtown area. Fortunately, Downtown Dublin is not just a historic relic. Continued growth and development have created an unsurpassed energy and excitement for the downtown environment. Wide sidewalks, beautiful green spaces, and thriving businesses welcome residents and visitors alike. Tour information and photos compiled with the help & resources of Scott Thompson, a historian whose dedication and vision has preserved much of Laurens County’s history for future generations.