Barnesville, Georgia is located
fifty miles south of midtown Atlanta. It can be located on the map off
Hwy 75 between the
towns of Griffin and Macon.
Historical/Scenic Route, #1 on Map
Take Hwy. 75
south from Atlanta to Exit 201, Hwy 36.
It will read Barnesville,
Exit. Turn right
off the ramp to go West.
Follow Hwy. 36 approximately 11.2 miles.
(Ignore Business district sign) and bear right
with Hwy. 36
when it looks
like it splits off,
three miles before the town. Continue 3/4 mile or so to divided
341, Turn left.
This is a perimeter road around Barnesville.
GO PAST the first Barnesville turnoff
(past Hot Spot Station and Convenience Store)
miles . You will
go through one blinker and one traffic light.
Turn left at light immediately after RR tracks
the right will be a blue and white Flash gas station
with thunderbolt sign.)
This will be
no sign on Hwy)
It will lead you through the Victorian
towards the little
Just before you reach downtown you
will see a large white Methodist Church
on the left
large court house on the right.
Turn left either side of the church onto Holmes or Library
(on short white posts. Green
signs will also says Chamber or Tag Office)
Cara Studios property is directly
It is a
two story red brick building
columns and palladium windows. A Cara
Studios sign is in the yard and the
old Carnegie Library
sign is on the side of the carport. The front of the building
faces Greenwood St.
Parking is available
in the driveway or to either
side. For large events, parking at the Chamber of
Commerce on Holmes directly across the street.
Door bell is to the left of the door on the