- Our list of the best things to do in Plains, Georgia, features the top 9 nearby activities — including 6 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Plains, GA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, Outdoor Places, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 6 things to do within the city of Plains, GA , followed by 3 popular activities in nearby cities, including Americus
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The Civil War Naval Museum at Port Columbus is the only museum dedicated to telling the story of the naval battles during the Civil War. 6 ships are exhibited, as well as a flag collection and a special exhibits collection which connects the Civil War to the war of 1812.
Home to Cooper Creek Reservoir, Cooper Creek Park features areas for fishing along with tennis and horseshoe courts. The park provides a walking trail, sheltered picnic areas, barbecue grills and children's playgrounds.
Founded in 1958, the Columbus State University is home to the Simon Schwob Memorial Library, the Corn Center for the Visual Arts, and the Frank G. Lumpkin Jr. Center, among others. The campus is continuously expanding.
A facility of Columbus Parks and Recreation, Flat Rock Park features both walking and bike trails. Park visitors can also enjoy outdoor activities like fishing, frisbee throwing or simply relaxing while sitting on the rocks.