Live in Natural Wonder
Surrounded by pecan groves, pine trees, and farmland, Albany is both the pecan capital and the quail hunting capital of America. The city has a long and storied past and today features a number of notable museums, monuments, and registered historic places, including the Albany Civil Rights Institute, the Royal Air Force Memorial, and the Freedom Flame – a tribute to “those whose sacrifice and valor in times of war have preserved and enhanced our legacy of liberty.” Marine Coprs Logistics Base (MCLB) Albany is also the birthplace of legendary singer, songwriter, and pianist Ray Charles.
Albany offers diverse and interesting attractions, such as stunning golf courses, the Wetherbee Planetarium, Flint RiverQuarium, Albany Museum of Art, and Chehaw Park. Albany is also the home of Radium Springs – one of the seven natural wonders of Georgia.