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 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.
J. Sam Johnson, CPA
In memory of Joe & Betty Garrison Lee
Acree-Davis Funeral Home
Oconee Federal Savings & Loan
Toccoa First United Methodist Church
Currahee Women's Club
1st Franklin Financial Corporation
Stephens County Hospital
Fields Accounting & Consulting, LLC
First Citizens Bank
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group
Roselane Cemetery & Mausoleum
First Baptist Church of Toccoa
In memory of Wearon and Frances Huckaby
North Georgia Credit Union
McClure, Ramsay,Dickerson & Escoe, LLP
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
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.
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.
About the Paul Anderson Bronze Statue
Weight: 800 pounds
Completion time start to finish : 9 months
Artist: Jerry McKenna - Boerne, TX