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Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson will be open for tours from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m during Masters Week.

Guided tours will be offered on the hour of the Civil War era main house, a service building and a carriage house.

Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for children and $4 for seniors.

For more information, visit or call Historic Augusta at (706) 724-0436.

THE AUGUSTA MUSEUM OF HISTORY, 560 Reynolds St., has extended hours for Masters Week and will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $4 for adults, $3 for seniors, and $2 for ages 6-18. More: (706) 722-8454,

THE AUGUSTA VISITOR CENTER, 560 Reynolds St., will be offering history trolley tours from 2-3:15 p.m. Wednesday, April 9; 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Thursday, April 10; and 2-3:15 p.m. Saturday, April 12. Tours cost $12. Call (706) 724-4067 to make a reservation.

AUGUSTA GHOST TROLLEY has tours set for 8 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, April 8-12. The 1½-hour tour costs $25 and is suited well for a group outing for up to 24 people. Make reservations at (706) 814-5333 or see

THE AUGUSTA CANAL INTERPRETIVE CENTER, 1450 Greene St., is open from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 1-5 p.m. Sunday.

Hike trails along the canal, ride a Petersburg boat or visit the Interpretive Center. Admission is $6.

One-hour boat tours cost $12.50 and depart daily. For times, call (706) 823-0440 ext. 4 or visit

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