Shields-Ethridge Heritage Farm standard operating hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday from April through October.
Guided Tour Hours
Lead by a Shields-Ethridge Farm representative, Standard Guided Tour hours for individuals or groups are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday from April through October.
Entry is permitted only with a reservation.
Self Guided Tour Hours
Self Guided Tours hours are from sunrise to sunset, 7 days a week, from April through October.
Reservations are not required for self guided tours.
Take I-85 N and exit to the East on Highway 129 Damon Gause Bypass.
Turn Right on Ethridge Road.
Travel 2 miles and the Farm is on the Right.
Go North out of Athens on Highway 129 (Prince Avenue) towards Jefferson.
Highway 129 feeds into the Damon Gause Bypass near Arcade.
There is a brown DOT on the right side of the road that says Shields Ethridge Farm Left.
Turn Left on Ethridge Road (SR 319) just after passing through Arcade.
The Farm is located 2miles on the right.