Explore Georgia History

One of the most significant ways the Georgia Historical Society fulfills its mission is by providing educational resources that explore our state’s and nation’s past. The resources below offer a digital portal for users to explore Georgia’s history and gain a deeper understanding of what it means to be a Georgian and an American. Experience the stories that make up Georgia’s past and discover treasures from the GHS collection through our online exhibits. Learn about individuals who significantly impacted Georgia’s past through our Featured Historical Figures resources. Dig Deeper with suggested readings from our Senior Historian.


    Suggested readings from our Senior Historian to help you delve deeper into Georgia's history.
    Learn about the life and legacy of individuals who significantly impacted Georgia’s past
    Online exhibits bring history to life with recent scholarship and items from the Georgia Historical Society collections.