Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
Thursday, Mar 30, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Landings Program at GHS Research Center
Hodgson Hall, Savannah GA
This is a private event.

Monday, Apr 3, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
SCAD orientation at GHS Research Center
Hodgson Hall, Savannah GA


Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017
11:00 am
Historical Marker Dedication: Chick-fil-A
The Dwarf House, Hapeville GA
The Dwarf House 461 N Central Ave Hapeville, GA 30354

Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017
5:30 pm
Civil War Round Table of Atlanta
Dr. Todd Groce will be the featured speaker for the Civil War Round Table of Atlanta's meeting on April 11, 2017. The topic of Dr. Groce's talk will be "What Really Happened at Ebenezer Creek?" This is a private event.

Friday, Apr 14, 2017
11:00 am
Affiliate Chapter Visit: Tattnall County Archives


Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017
10:30 am
Historical Marker Dedication: ACCG and the Creation of the State’s Highway System
Georgia Building Authority, Atlanta GA
Please join us for a historical marker dedication for: ACCG and the Creation of the State’s Highway System Wednesday, April 19, 2017 10:30 a.m. 1 Peachtree Street SW Atlanta, GA 30303 The marker reads: ACCG and the Creation of the State’s Highway System On April 14 – 15, 1914, 135 officials from 19 counties met...

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
SCAD orientation at GHS Research Center
Hodgson Hall, Savannah GA


Thursday, Apr 27, 2017
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
SCAD orientation at GHS Research Center
Hodgson Hall, Savannah GA


Saturday, Apr 29, 2017
9:00 am
GHS Annual Book Sale
Hodgson Hall, Savannah GA
GHS Research Center 501 Whitaker Street Savannah, GA 31401 This annual event raises much-needed funds for GHS’s Research Center and is used to care for the oldest collection of Georgia history in existence and to purchase new acquisitions. 9am-10am: member only preview and sale 10am-5:00pm: open to the public For more information about donating books...

Thursday, May 11, 2017
GHS Annual Meeting of the Board of Curators


Thursday, May 11, 2017
5:30 pm
New Member Cocktail Party and Salon
Georgia Historical Society cordially invites you to join the Board of Curators and leadership level members for a Cocktail Party and Salon welcoming new members. At the home of Bill and Becky Rumer 507 Biggers Road, Lot 11 Columbus, GA 31904 Salon discussion led by GHS Chairman Vince Dooley Author of The Legion’s Fighting Bulldog...

Friday, May 12, 2017
4:00 pm
Historical Marker Dedication: The Temple
The Temple, Atlanta GA
Please join us for a historical marker dedication for The Temple May 12, 2017 4:00 p.m. Place: The Temple 1589 Peachtree St NE Atlanta, GA, 30309 The marker reads The Temple The Temple, originally founded as the Hebrew Benevolent Congregation in 1867, was Atlanta’s first official Jewish institution. It grew out of the Hebrew Benevolent...

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Ashworth Middle School visit to GHS Research Center
Hodgson Hall, Savannah GA


Sunday, Jun 11, 2017 - Friday, Jun 23, 2017
NEH Summer Institute
Recognizing an Imperfect Past: History, Memory, and the American Public This NEH Summer Institute, Recognizing an Imperfect Past: History, Memory and the American People,  will engage scholars—college and university professors, adjunct and non-tenure-track faculty—in an exploration of how we as a country recognize, remember, and memorialize controversial people and events in the American past as viewed...

Saturday, Feb 17, 2018
2018 Georgia History Festival Trustees Gala


Saturday, Feb 16, 2019
2019 Georgia History Festival Trustees Gala


Saturday, Feb 15, 2020
2020 Georgia History Festival Trustees Gala


Saturday, Feb 13, 2021
2021 Georgia History Festival Trustees Gala