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Radium Springs gardens

Radium Springs Road, Albany, GA
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Historic Radiums Springs

Frequented by all the families of the region from the 1950s through the late 1980s, the historic... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
stanleygar
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Sylvester, Georgia
Step back in time

Step back in time and imagine you're enjoying a day of swimming in the 1920s. The blue hole of the... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2017
KellieJenkins
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Warner Robins, Georgia
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good48%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“blue hole” (5 reviews)
“water level” (2 reviews)
“my parents” (2 reviews)
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Radium Springs Road, Albany, GA
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Frequented by all the families of the region from the 1950s through the late 1980s, the historic Radium Springs, which at one time featured a fabulous restaurant, is only a shadow of its former self. Still a great historic site where you can see the...More

Thank stanleygar
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Step back in time and imagine you're enjoying a day of swimming in the 1920s. The blue hole of the spring is incredibly clear and full of fish. Very relaxing. The gardens look like they would be very pretty when the plants are blooming.

Thank KellieJenkins
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a BEAUTIFUL place to take pictures and is a hidden treasure in Dougherty County. This is known as one of the 7(state's) natural wonders. I rated it a 3 because there are no other "activities" near except seeing the springs.

1  Thank Mrs_Ware229
Reviewed 2 August 2017

This either is or used to be a local swimming hole. There is quiet a bit of unique history here. Apparently there was a large hotel and/or casino there at one time. There is some large underground spring or cave that feeds this pond and...More

1  Thank gadaddy
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Park is clean. Great job providing info on what life used to be like at the springs. Family fun for an afternoon.

Thank tonyandsamantha
Reviewed 13 June 2017

WOW - I have never seen a radium spring and this place was amazing. From a distance it looked as if it was raining and actually it was the bubbles being created because of the radium. We were so happy we stopped. The steps are...More

1  Thank MSO70
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Local authorities have done a good job with repairs following recent bad weather. Nice place for a picnic, or to let the kids play, or take pictures. The park and waterside walkways close at dark and its relatively safe. Have to admit the gnats are...More

Thank Randall P
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We had this on our list to see for our quick trip. We did not stay very long the gnats were pretty bad. Bring a hand fan it helps. We noticed it was hit by the tornado and was sad to see the damage. It...More

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Radium Springs was high on my list of things to see in Georgia. However, it was a disappointment. The springs was there but a large portion was full of plant matter. The grounds were not beautiful at all. It took longer to find it than...More

2  Thank Camille S
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We were there on a Saturday and the only people there. Very interesting history and had to be the place to go in its day. The clear water and all the fish were fascinating. A real hidden gem

Thank Joyfran
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JD4596
14 May 2017|
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Response from Joyfran | Reviewed this property |
Picnic only
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Linda K
24 February 2017|
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Response from John K | Reviewed this property |
It is operated by the county. Regular hours are 9 am to sundown Tuesday - Sunday. Due to the recent tornadoes hours have fluctuated. The Springs was barely damaged but the walking Track and observation lost lots of trees... More
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