Paul Anderson Memoria Park
Paul Anderson
Paul Anderson with Olympic Gold Medal

About the Park

 

Located on the fringe of Downtown Toccoa, GA, the Paul Anderson Memorial Park pays tribute and honors our local "favorite son", a world renowned Olympic gold medalist, the "world's strongest man" and a deeply passionate Christian humanitarian.  (learn more about Paul Anderson)

 

The Park is owned and operated by the Paul Anderson Memorial Park Foundation, a 501(c)(3) tax exempt corporation. Our purpose is to provide a a green space in the community for people to enjoy and honor a local native not only known for his outer strength, but his inner strength and faith in Christ. (learn more about the Foundation)

The Park is made possible by the generosity of corporations and individuals like you. Donations are graciously accepted to fund the on-going operations and maintenance of the Park. (donate)

 

Park Amenities

  • Park Benches & Tables & Chairs

  • Beautifully landscaped gardens and walkways.

  • The Park is available to rent for events and special occasions. Please refer to the guidelines/application form below for specific details and fees.  It is requested that the application form be submitted 2 months prior to the event.

2020/ 2021 Landscaping Sponsors
We especially thank and acknowledge our monthly sponsors for their support of the Park.  With their help, the Park is maintained for all to enjoy.
 

JANUARY

J. Sam Johnson, CPA

Currahee Club

FEBRUARY

In memory of Joe & Betty Garrison Lee

Acree-Davis Funeral Home

MARCH

TruVista

Oconee Federal Savings & Loan

APRIL

Toccoa First United Methodist Church

WNEG- Radio

MAY

Currahee Women's Club

1st Franklin Financial Corporation

JUNE

Stephens County Hospital

Whitlock Mortuary

JULY

Fields Accounting & Consulting, LLC

First Citizens Bank

AUGUST

Northeast Georgia Physicians Group

Roselane Cemetery & Mausoleum

SEPTEMBER

Hammock Realty

First Baptist Church of Toccoa

OCTOBER

In memory of Wearon and Frances Huckaby

North Georgia Credit Union

NOVEMBER

American Woordmark

McClure, Ramsay,Dickerson & Escoe, LLP

DECEMBER

Sanders, Rank & Skilling, P.C.

The Elliott Caudell Family

Corporations or individuals interested in becoming a landscaping sponsor, please contact us.

"If I, Paul Anderson, the World's Strongest Man, can not make it through one day without Jesus Christ, how can you?"

Intersection of E. Tugaloo St.
& Big A Rd. (Rt 17 Alt)
Toccoa, GA 30577
paulandersonpark@gmail.com

The Park is made possible by the generosity of corporations and individuals like you!

Donations are graciously accepted to fund the on-going operations and maintenance of the Park. 

Thank you. 

NEWS

The Paul Anderson Memorial Park is proud to be one of the 26 gardens featured  on the Northeast Georgia Garden Trail.  A brochure with all of the gardens will be available soon.

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About the Paul Anderson Bronze Statue

Height: 6'

Weight: 800 pounds

Completion time start to finish : 9 months

Artist: Jerry McKenna -  Boerne, TX