We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
We were on Greene Street

We were already on Greene Street and decided to view the monument ; it's part of Augusta's history... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
478camenw
,
South Carolina
Stopped for a Quick Visit

I stopped to see the monument. It was just a few blocks from the museum I was going to. It was an... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
OnTheRoadAgain1056
,
Las Vegas, Nevada
Read all 8 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good25%
  • Average37%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
Monument St, Greene St, Augusta, GA 30901
Write a ReviewReviews (8)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"declaration of independence"
in 5 reviews
"greene street"
in 3 reviews
"burial site"
in 2 reviews
"few blocks"
in 2 reviews
"obelisk"
in 2 reviews
"gwinnett"
in 2 reviews
"george"
in 3 reviews
"walton"
in 3 reviews
"georgia"
in 2 reviews
"history"
in 4 reviews
Filter
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We were already on Greene Street and decided to view the monument ; it's part of Augusta's history honoring the residents who participated in the signing of the Declaration of Independence, we read the monument and moved on.

Thank 478camenw
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I stopped to see the monument. It was just a few blocks from the museum I was going to. It was an interesting quick stop reading about the history.

Thank OnTheRoadAgain1056
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This beautiful obelisk is dedicated to the three Georgians who signed the Declaration of Independence - Button Gwinnett, Lyman Hall and George Walton - and is the burial site of the latter two. Erected in 1848, this fifty foot tall monolith recalls a time when...More

2  Thank Eb D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Signers Monument is a Good Memorial to the Augusta Residents who Signed the Declaration of Independence. I visited as part of the Historic Augusta Trolley Tour which runs every Saturday. Be sure to be respectful as this is also the final resting spot of two...More

Thank mlorahga
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

There are several historical markers and monuments along Greene St. with a paved sidewalk down the center. A nice walk for history buffs who like to get some exercise. Be careful as the monument is surrounded by turn lanes.

2  Thank AmberAmazine
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Signers Monument is a granite obelisk located in Augusta, Georgia, on Greene Street. Signers Monument recognizes Georgia's three signatories of the United States Declaration of Independence: George Walton, Lyman Hall, and Button Gwinnett. Be careful not to hit it when turning onto Monument Street

Thank tcgirlhaines
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 26 July 2016

So did not expect such a lovely monument to be just right there in the end of the street...and with people buried right there too! Lovely memorial to those who signed the Dec. of Independence!

1  Thank LMF1965
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 19 April 2016

This is the burial site for two of Georgia's Declaration of Independence signers George Walton and Dr Lyman Hall. The third signer, William Few, is located somewhere on the grounds of St Paul's Episcopal Church across from the history museum a few blocks from here...More

2  Thank MTravi
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 85 hotels in Augusta
Ramada Hotel & Conf Center by Wyndham Augusta Downtown
319 reviews
.17 km away
Holiday Inn Express Augusta Downtown
292 reviews
.27 km away
Americas Best Value Inn Augusta Historic Downtown
22 reviews
.35 km away
Country Suites Augusta Riverwalk
1 review
.81 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Boll Weevil
697 reviews
.78 km away
Hildebrandts
71 reviews
.09 km away
Beamie's at the River
230 reviews
.73 km away
Humanitree House
25 reviews
.48 km away
Nearby Attractions
Augusta Museum of History
250 reviews
.28 km away
Riverwalk
719 reviews
.48 km away
Morris Museum of Art
110 reviews
1.05 km away
The Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson
65 reviews
.39 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Signer's Monument staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Membership_Slide_Up_Placement_on_Attraction_Review
Get 10% off your next tour or activity booking.
Valid for new TripAdvisor sign-ups only.
Join TripAdvisor