7 Awesome Reasons for You to Make Liberty County Your New Home

While visiting Liberty County is always an adventure, living here is even more incredible! Whether you fell in love from a recent visit or you’re simply looking for a change of scenery, we have quite a few reasons for you to make Liberty County your new home!

Photo courtesy of Fort Morris

History
Being 243 years old, we definitely have our fair share of history! From the colonial days of the Revolutionary War to the Civil Rights movement, we’ve got it all! You’ll never run out of history to discover or new stories to hear from the incredible people who have called Liberty County home for a day or a lifetime! Be sure to check out some of our itineraries for a full day’s worth of fun!

Location, location, location
If you’re looking for close proximity to larger cities with the hometown feel (and less traffic) then we are the place for you! Liberty County has two exits off I-95 and is located just 44 miles from Savannah’s historic River Street and 67 miles from the Golden Isles.

Photo courtesy of Tammy Lee Bradley

Museums & Attractions
We gotta have somewhere to store all those historical facts and our museums are top notch! Georgia’s only colonial museum the Midway Museum and Fort Morris Historic Site both showcase some of our oldest stories. Geechee Kunda is an incredible living museum educating and preserving the heritage and life of the Geechee culture. Dorchester Academy is an absolute must and one of only 11 stops in Georgia on the U.S. Civil Rights trail. Check out a full list of museums here.

Photo courtesy of Tammy Lee Bradley

Food
We’re a Southern, coastal community so of course we have the best bites! In addition to some of the freshest seafood and best down home cooking around, we are also lucky enough to have a military neighbor who brings folks from all over the world to give us even more delectable dishes. Vietnamese pho, Persian kabobs, Caribbean jerk chicken and German schnitzel are just a few of the mouthwatering menu items you’ll find here!

People
Southern hospitality is something you will find no shortage of here! You’ll find people smiling and nodding as they pass you on the grocery aisle or they might even strike up a conversation while looking over the fresh produce options at the local Farmers Market.

Community Events
Throughout the year, you will find the community coming together a lot of times with music, food, vendors and plenty of fun. RiceFest, the Food Truck Festival, Hinesville for the Holidays and an illuminated Christmas parade are just a few of our annual events you don’t want to miss! Check out our events calendar for all the dates and details for all those events and more.

Photo courtesy of Camera Koala Photography

Nature
If you’re ready for breathtaking sunsets over the marsh grass that paint the sky with watercolor hues and for enchanting maritime forests with ancient live oaks draped in Spanish moss, then go ahead and pack your bags! We have all of that and more! Our natural beauty truly speaks for itself and even more beautiful when it’s in your own backyard.

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