Sites & Attractions

Donnell House

Pleasant Hill, c. 1845, was part of a 250-acre estate that was taken over by Union soldiers during the Civil War and later fell into bankruptcy. Afterwards it became a school building and then a residence for Athens High School principals. Open by appointment only:

The Donnell House
601 1/2 S. Clinton St. South
Athens, AL 35611
Phone: 256-232-0743

For more information:
Athens Visitors Center
100 North Beaty Street
Athens, AL 35611
Phone: 256-232-5411