Welcome to Duluth

If you are looking for a small-town feeling in the metropolitan Atlanta area, look no further than the city of Duluth. This area, once home to Cherokee Indians and early pioneers is now a progressive city that has achieved a balance between honoring its historical past and securing its future as a the second largest city in Gwinnett County. The perfect combination of small businesses, tourist attractions and major corporations has helped Duluth become the debt-free city that it is today.

Duluth, Georgia is just 23 miles from Atlanta, an easy commute for any residents who are working in the city but still want the charm of living in a small city. Duluth is just 9.8 square miles in size but is packed full of activities the whole family will enjoy. This city is conveniently located just off Interstate 85, Peachtree Industrial Boulevard, and Highway 120.

Tourists and residents alike can take advantage of a wide range of attractions, such as seeing a show at the Red Clay Theatre or exploring the original railroads at the Southeastern Railway Museum. Duluth is also home to the Duluth Gladiators, a minor league hockey team that plays at the Gwinnett Center.

Learn about the rich railroad and cotton gin history of Duluth with a visit to the Duluth History Museum. See the way a farm would operate in the 1930's by spending a day at McDaniel Farm Park, featuring a variety of interactive exhibits you can experience during your self-guided tour.

More than 80,000 residents and tourists flock to Duluth every September to attend the Fall Festival. This festival features 250 arts and crafts booths, live music, a 5K road race, parade, silent auction and carnival. While the artists, musicians and cuisine can vary from year to year, one thing that always remains the same is the enjoyment that everyone gets from this weekend packed full of activities.

With so much to see and do it is clear why Duluth Georgia is a favorite destination for thousands of tourists annually. Whether you visit for a week or a day, you are sure to love the experience that you have in this charming city.