Any time of year is a perfect time to visit South Georgia. Thanks to our moderate climate, the City of Pelham and Mitchell County are visitor-friendly all year long. Whether you enjoy golfing, shopping, hunting, fishing , relaxing, you'll find it right here. Come and let us show you our "Special Place".

Pelham Carnegie Library

Built in 1908 with money donated by Scottish-American businessman and philanthropist Andrew Carnegie, a personal friend of Mr. J.L. Hand one of the founding fathers of our community. The Pelham Historic Carnegie Library is one of only 24 Carnegie libraries built in Georgia. Still serving as a community library, the beautiful architecture in this historical building is a must see. For more information about the library and what it offers please call: 229-294-6030

Historical Buildings & Landmarks

Bethel A.M.E. Church  1878

Summerhill Missionary Baptist Church 1879

Pelham First Baptist Church  1904

Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church 1907

Pelham Train Depot Home of the Pelham Welcome Center/Museum & Pelham Chamber of Commerce 1914

Historical Hand Trading Company   1916

Hand United Methodist Church 1918