Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018
5:00 pm
Historical Marker Dedication: Edward Vason Jones
Hugh Shackelford House, Albany GA
The Georgia Historical Society will dedicate a new historical marker for Edward Vason Jones on Tuesday, April 24. Historical Marker Dedication: Edward Vason Jones Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (Selected areas of the home will be open for viewing from 4:30 p.m. until 5:00 p.m.) Hugh Shackelford House 1801 Dawson Road, Albany, GA...

Wednesday, Apr 25, 2018
2:00 pm
Historical Marker Dedication: Freedom Alley and City Hall
Central Square Government Complex, Albany GA
The Georgia Historical Society will dedicate a historical marker for Freedom Alley and City Hall on Wednesday, April 25. Historical Marker Dedication: Freedom Alley and City Hall Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Central Square Government Complex 230/240 Pine Avenue, Albany, GA 31701 The marker reads: Freedom Alley and City Hall During the Albany...

Thursday, Apr 26, 2018
2:00 pm
GHS Board of Curators Annual Meeting
Georgia Historical Society will hold its annual Board Meeting in Athens on Thursday, April 26, 2018.

Saturday, Apr 28, 2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
GHS Book Sale and Prop Sale
GHS Research Center, Savannah GA
Please join us for the annual GHS Book Sale on Saturday, April 28! The tables of the GHS Research Center will be filled with thousands of used books of all categories ready for purchase. Come add some new books to your collection while supporting the preservation of Georgia history! This event raises much-needed funds for...

Monday, May 21, 2018
Dr. Stan Deaton speaks to SCAD class
This is a private event.

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018
11:00 am
Historical Marker Dedication: Louis B. Toomer, Founder of Carver State Bank
Chatham Square – Savannah, Savannah GA
On Thursday, June 7, 2018, the Georgia Historical Society will dedicate a new historical marker in Savannah for Louis B. Toomer, Founder of Carver State Bank. Historical Marker Dedication: Louis B. Toomer, Founder of Carver State Bank Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Chatham Square Barnard Street & West Gordon Street, Savannah, Georgia The...

Thursday, Sep 13, 2018
6:00 pm
An Evening with John Ferling
Christ Church Episcopal, Savannah GA
On Thursday, September 13, the Georgia Historical Society will present a special evening with John Ferling, historian and author of the new book, Apostles of Revolution: Jefferson, Paine, Monroe and The Struggle Against the Old Order in America and Europe. Dr. Ferling will join us for a conversation with Dr. Stan Deaton, the Dr. Elaine...

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018
Dr. Todd Groce to Speak at Historic Columbus Foundation Luncheon
This is a private event.

Wednesday, Sep 26, 2018
Dr. Todd Groce to speak at Connoisseurs Tours Civil War Symposium
This is a private event. For more information contact www.connoisseurstours.com.

Thursday, Nov 1, 2018
Dr. Todd Groce to speak to Kiwanis Club of Skidaway Island
This is a private event.

Thursday, Nov 8, 2018
6:00 pm
An Evening with David Blight
Please join us on November 8 for an evening with David W. Blight, Class of 1954 Professor of American History at Yale University, discussing his new book on Frederick Douglass. The program will be held in Savannah. Venue and other details will be announced shortly.

Saturday, Feb 16, 2019
7:00 pm
2019 Georgia History Festival Trustees Gala


Saturday, Feb 15, 2020
7:00 pm
2020 Georgia History Festival Trustees Gala


Saturday, Feb 20, 2021
7:00 pm
2021 Georgia History Festival Trustees Gala


Saturday, Feb 19, 2022
7:00 pm
2022 Georgia History Festival Trustees Gala


Saturday, Feb 18, 2023
7:00 pm
2023 Georgia History Festival Trustees Gala