Discover the world of Habitat for Humanity at the Global Village & Discovery Center
Learn about the devastating effects of poverty everywhere. Seelife-size Habitat houses from countries around the world. ExperienceGod’s love at work through Habitat volunteers and partner families across the globe.
721 West Church St.
Americus, GA 31709
Phone: 1-800-422-4828, ext. 7937 (toll-free)
Monday–Friday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. (March–November)
Students/Seniors (over 65)--$3
Call or email for group rates (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Holiday closings in 2013
(most holiday weekends)
New Year’s Day, Jan. 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Jan. 21
Good Friday, March 29
Memorial Day, May 27
Independence Day, July 4
Labor Day, Sept. 2
Thanksgiving, Nov. 28-29
Christmas, Dec. 24-25
In our booklet “Meeting Georgia Performance Standards,” the Global Village & Discovery Center lists tie-ins between the center and Georgia Performance Standards. To obtain the booklet, email the GV&DC at email@example.com or telephone us at 1-800-422-4828, ext. 7937.
Learn about Habitat’s work overseas and about different cultures
Each house has a QR code that provides information about Habitat in that country or a cultural item about the country. The codes can be read on smartphones using a QR code reader.
Buy a brick
Have a brick inscribed with your name or the name of a loved one. The bricks are installed in the Donor Recognition Plaza at the main entrance to the Global Village & Discovery Center. Learn more about the Buy A Brick, Build A Legacy program.
Want to build with Habitat for Humanity around the globe?
Visit our Global Village trips site to find out how you can join an international volunteer team.