Welcome to Henry County! Located 30 minutes south of downtown Atlanta on I-75, Henry County is home to unforgettable attractions—helicopter rides in military aircraft, inspiring animal encounters, one of Georgia’s few remaining Civil War battlefields—and plenty of homegrown fun. Thrill-seekers will love testing their tree-climbing skills or blazing around Atlanta Motor Speedway. Culture enthusiasts can take in a local theater production, and beer fans can “have a drink in the clink” at JailHouse Brewing Company. Need additional assistance in planning your trip? Contact the Henry County Chamber of Commerce/Convention and Visitors Bureau or go to visithenrycountygeorgia.com. Heartwarming Try not to grin as racing piglets scurry and splash at Southern Belle Farm. Marvel at the touching stories behind furry and feathered residents of Noah’s Ark Animal Sanctuary, including an unlikely trio known as the “BLT” (bear, lion, and tiger). Make these and other wholesome family memories in Henry County Heart-pounding Take in an exciting stock-car race or go for a spin on the track tour at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Ride in a military helicopter with the Army Aviation Heritage Foundation, or scale trunks and branches on one of Panola Mountain State Park’s unique “Tree Top Excursions.” If you love to go fast or fly high, Henry County is the place for you. Homegrown With three agritourism farms, Henry County is a trove of fresh produce. Pick your own strawberries, blueberries, blackberries, and peaches—or buy them pre-picked and focus on the eating! Pumpkin patches and choose-and- cut Christmas tree farms make the holidays special. For a taste of local craft beer, visit Henry’s hometown microbrewery, JailHouse Brewing Company. History Visit an intimate museum dedicated to veterans and, just outside its doors, a spectacular monument in their honor. From the meticulously preserved Civil War battlefield at Nash Farm to the boyhood churches of Martin Luther King Sr., history has left its mark on Henry County.
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