Sites & Attractions

The Altar of the New Testament & Founders Hall

On the campus of one of the state's oldest universities, Founders Hall is an 1840s Greek Revival building that serves as the center of activity for Athens State University. The altar is housed at Founders Hall and features detailed wood carvings of New Testament scenes and figures.

Athens State University
300 N. Beaty St.
Athens, AL 35611
Phone: 256-233-8100

Athens Visitors Center
100 N. Beaty St.
Athens, AL 35611
Phone: 256-232-5411

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The Altar of the New Testament & Founders Hall