Events - 5 Feb 17

Date/Time Event
Saturday, Feb 4, 2017 - Sunday, Feb 5, 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Georgia History Festival's Colonial Faire & Muster
Wormsloe State Historic Site, Savannah GA
Wormsloe State Historic Site 7601 Skidaway Road Savannah, GA Audiences of all ages enjoy this popular, family-friendly annual living history program at Wormsloe State Historic Site. The event features costumed interpreters and vendors offering students and adults a taste of the excitement and adversity of life for the first settlers of colonial Georgia. Highlights include cannon and musket firing; blacksmithing, craft, and cooking demonstrations; Native American life interpretations; storytelling; and period music and dance. Free and open to the public.

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Sunday, Feb 5, 2017
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Georgia History Festival’s Super Museum Sunday
GHS Research Center, Savannah GA
Multiple sites throughout Georgia Georgians and visitors alike experience our state’s rich history and cultural life as historic sites, house museums, art museums, and other points of interest in Savannah and throughout Georgia open their doors to the public, providing an exceptional opportunity to experience the history in our own backyard. Over sixty cultural institutions participate in this popular annual family event. Free and open to the public.

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Super Museum Sunday Participating Site Map

Use the map's zoom controls to see all participating sites in any region of the state. Click here to view a full screen version of the map. The participating sites are listed below the map, along with contact information and any alternate hours. The map and list of sites will continue to be updated as new sites are confirmed. NEW! Printable 2017 Super Museum Sunday Map (PDF)   Andalusia Farm 2628 N. Columbia Street Milledgeville, GA 31061 478-454-4029 Website Alternate hours: Sunday: 10:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Andrew Low House Museum 329 Abercorn Street Savannah, GA 31401 912-233-6854 Website
Augusta Museum of History 560 Reynolds Street Augusta, GA 30901 706-722-8454 Website Alternate hours: Sunday: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Beach Institute African American Cultural Center 502 East Harris Street Savannah, GA 31401 912-335-8868 Website Alternate hours: 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
The Bloody Marsh Unit Off of Demere Road Street Simons Island, GA 31522 912-638-3630 Website
Bloomingdale History Museum and Visitors Center 205 E. Hwy 80 Bloomingdale 31302 Website
Bonaventure Historical Society 330 Bonaventure Road Savannah, GA 31410 Website Alternate hours: Tours at 2:00 p.m., 2:30 p.m., and 3:00 p.m.
Burke County Museum 536 S. Liberty Street Waynesboro, GA 30830 Website 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park 3370 Lafayette Road Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742 706-866-9241 Website Please note that park entrance fee must be paid.
Chief Vann House State Historic Site 82 Hwy 225 N Chatsworth, GA 30705 706-695-2598 Website Alternate hours: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens 2 Canebrake Road Savannah, GA 31419 912-921-5460 Website Alternate hours: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The Columbus Museum 1251 Wynnton Road Columbus, GA 31906 706-748-2562 Website Alternate hours: 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Congregation Mickve Israel 20 E Gordon Street Savannah, GA 31401 912-233-1547 Website 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Dahlonega Gold Museum Historic Site 1 Public Square Dahlonega, GA 30533 706-864-2251 Website 10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Davenport House Museum 324 East State Street Savannah, GA 31401 912-236-8097 Website
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site 813 Indian Mound Road SE Cartersville, GA 30120 770-387-3747 Website
First African Baptist Church 23 Montgomery Street Savannah, GA 31401 912-233-2244 Website Alternate hours: 1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
First Bryan Baptist Church 575 W. Bryan Street Savannah, GA 31401 912-232-5526 Website Alternate hours: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Flannery O'Connor Childhood Home Foundation, Inc. 207 East Charlton Street Savannah, GA 31401 912-233-6014 Website Alternate hours: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 pm
Fort Frederica National Monument 6515 Frederica Road Saint Simons Island, GA 31522 912-638-3630 Website
Fort King George 302 MacIntosh Road, SE Darien, GA 31305 912-437-4770 Website
Fort McAllister Historic Park 3894 Fort McAllister Road Richmond Hill, GA 31324 912-727-2339 Website
Fort Morris Historic Site 2559 Fort Morris Road Midway, GA 31320 912-884-5999 Website
Fort Pulaski National Monument US Highway 80 E (Entrance on McQueen's Island) Savannah, GA 31410 (912) 786-5787 Website Alternate hours: 9:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Funk Heritage Center 7300 Reinhardt Circle Waleska, Ga 30183 770-720-5970 Website Alternate hours: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Geechee Kunda Take Hwy. 17 through Riceboro. Travel approximately 4.6 miles and turn left onto Ways Temple Road, Geechee Kunda is on the right 0.2 miles. 912-884-4440 Website
Georgia Historical Society 501 Whitaker Street Savannah, GA 31401 912-651-2128 Website
Georgia Salzburger Society Museum and Jerusalem Lutheran Church 2980 Ebenezer Road Rincon 31326 912-754-7001 Website Alternate hours: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Georgia Southern University Museum 2142 Southern Drive Rosenwald Building Statesboro, GA 30458 912-478-5444 Website Alternate hours: 2:00 p.m. -5:00 p.m.
Georgia State Railroad Museum 655 Louisville Road Savannah, GA 31401 912-651-6823 Website
Girl Scout First Headquarters Museum and Program Center 330 Drayton Street (Behind the Andrew Low House) 888-223-3883 Website
Green-Meldrim House 14 W Macon St, Savannah, GA 31401 912-233-3845 Website Alternate hours: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Harper Fowlkes House 230 Barnard Street Savannah, GA 31401 912-234-2180 Website Alternate hours: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Historic Effingham Society Museum and Living History Site 1002 Pine Street Springfield, GA 31329 912-754-2170 Website
Historical Dorchester Academy 8787 Oglethorpe Highway Midway, GA 31320 912-884-2347 Website Alternate hours: 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Historic Springfield Baptist Church 114 12th Street Augusta, GA 30901 706-724-1056 / 706-724-3576 Website Alternate hours: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Hosted by Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History. SMS experiences includes light refreshments and further adventures in Springfield Village, the Riverwalk, and Downtown Historic District.
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site 5556 U.S. Highway 17 N Brunswick, GA 31525 912-264-7333 Website
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site 711 Jarrell Plantation Road Juliette, GA 31046 478-986-5172 Website
Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace, National Historic Landmark 10 E. Oglethorpe Ave Savannah, GA 31401 912-233-4501 Website
King Tisdell Cottage 514 E. Huntingdon Street Savannah, GA 31401 912-335-8868 Website Alternate hours: 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Kolomoki Mounds State Park 205 Indian Mounds Road Blakely, GA 39823 877-591-5575 Website Alternate hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Lawton Museum at Magnolia Springs State Park 1053 Magnolia Springs Drive Millen, GA 30442 478-982-1660 Website
Liberty Hall at A.H. Stephens State Park 456 Alexander Street NW Crawfordville, GA 30631 706-456-2602 Website Alternate hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Longview Farm and Museum 161 Museum Road Swainsboro, GA 30401 478-237-6426 Website
Lucas Theatre 32 Abercorn Street Savannah, GA 31401 912-525-5040 Website Alternate hours: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Marietta Museum of History 1 Depot Street Marietta GA 30060 770-794-5710 Website
Massie Heritage Center 207 E. Gordon Street Savannah, GA 31401 912-395-5070 Website
Midway Museum 491 N. Coastal Highway Midway, GA 31320 912-884-5837 Website Alternate hours: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Millenium Gate Museum 395 17th Street NW Atlanta, 30363 404-881-0900 Website
Moore Methodist Museum 100 Arthur J. Moore Dr. Saint Simons Island, GA 31522 912-638-4050 Website Alternate hours: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Museum of History and Holocaust Education at Kennesaw State University 3333 Busbee Drive Kennesaw, GA 30144 (470)578-2083 Website Alternate hours: 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force 175 Bourne Avenue Pooler, GA 31322 912-748-8888 Website Alternate hours: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
New Echota Historic Site 1211 Chatsworth Hwy NE Calhoun, GA 30701 706-624-1321 Website Alternate hours: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Oatland Island Wildlife Center 711 Sandtown Road Savannah, GA 31410 912-395-1212 Website Alternate hours: 10:00 am - 4:00 p.m.
Ocmulgee National Monument 1207 Emery Highway Macon GA 31217 478-752-8257 Website
Old Fort Jackson 1 Fort Jackson Road Savannah 31404 912-232-3945 Website
Old Governor's Mansion 120 South Clarke Street Milledgeville, GA 31061 478-445-4545 Website
Ossabaw Island 35 Diamond Causeway Savannah, GA 31411 912-233-5104 Website Rodney J. Hall Boat Ramp, at the foot of the Skidaway Narrows Bridge Alternate hours: Depature: 12:00 p.m. Return to mainland: approximately 4:30 p.m. $30/person (cash or check); first come first served; waiting list/line starts at 10:30 a.m.
Pickett’s Mill Battlefield Historic Site 4432 Mount Tabor Church Road Dallas, GA 30157 770-443-7850 Website
Pin Point Heritage Museum 9924 Pin Point Avenue Savannah, GA 31406 912-355-0064 Website
Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum 460 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Savannah, GA 31401 912-777-6099 Website
Revolutionary Battlefield Memorial Park 303 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Savannah, GA 31401 912-651-6825 Website
Richmond Hill Historical Society 11460 Ford Avenue Richmond Hill, GA 31324 912-756-3697 Website Alternate hours: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Roosevelt’s Little White House Historic Site 401 Little White House Road Warm Springs, GA 31830 706-655-5870 Website Alternate hours: 9:00 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Ruth Hartley Mosley Women's Center 626 Spring Street Macon, GA 31201 478-742-6409 Website
Savannah Area Council of Garden Clubs Botanical Gardens 1388 Eisenhower Drive Savannah, GA 31406 912-355-3883 Website Alternate hours: Gardens, All Day - House is closed
Savannah Children's Museum 655 Louisville Road Savannah, GA 31401 912-651-4292 Website
Savannah History Museum 303 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Savannah, GA 31401 912-651-6825 Website
Savannah-Ogeechee Canal Museum & Nature Center 681 Fort Argyle Road (Route 204) 2.3 miles past I-95 Savannah, GA 31419 912-748-8068 Alternate hours: 10:00 a.m. -4:00 p.m.
SCAD FASH Museum of Fashion & Film 1600 Peachtree Street NW Atlanta, GA 30309 404-253-3132 Website
SCAD Museum of Art 601 Turner Blvd. Savannah, GA 31401 912-525-7191 Website
Seven Springs Museum at the Bodiford House 4355 Marietta Street Powder Springs, GA 30127 678-626-0799 Website
Ships of the Sea Museum 41 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Savannah, GA 31401 912-232-1511 Website
St. John’s Church 1 W Macon Street, Savannah, GA 31401 912-232-1251 Website Alternate hours: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
St. Simons Lighthouse Museum 610 Beachview Drive St. Simons Island, GA 31522 912-638-4666 Website Alternate hours: 1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.; last climb at 4:30 p.m.
Telfair Academy of Arts and Sciences 121 Barnard Street Telfair Square Savannah, GA 31401 912-790-8800 Website Alternate hours: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Telfair's Jepson Center for the Arts 207 W. York Street Savannah, GA 31401 912-790-8800 Website Alternate hours: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Telfair's Owens-Thomas House 124 Abercorn Street Savannah, GA 31401 912-790-8800 Website Alternate hours: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Thomas County Historical Society 725 N. Dawson St. Thomasville, Georgia 31799 229-226-7664 Website
Thunderbolt Historical Society 2702 Mechanics Avenue Thunderbolt, GA 31404 912-351-0836 Website Alternate hours: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Traveler’s Rest Historic Site 4339 Riverdale Road Toccoa, GA 30577 706-886-2256 Website Alternate hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tybee Island Light Station and Museum 30 Meddin Drive Tybee Island, GA 31328 912-786-5801 Website
Tybee Island Marine Science Center 1509 Strand Street Tybee Island, GA 31328 912-786-5917 Website Alternate hours: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tybee Post Theater 10 Van Horne Avenue Tybee Island, GA 31328 912-472-4790 Website Alternate hours: 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
UGA Marine Education Center & Aquarium 30 Ocean Science Circle Savannah, GA 31411 912-598-2496 Website
Webb Military Museum 411 E. York Street Savannah, GA 31401 912-663-0398 Website
William Root House Museum and Garden 80 N Marietta Parkway Marietta, GA 30064 770-426-4982 Website
Wormsloe Historic Site 7601 Skidaway Road Savannah, GA 31406 912-353-3023 Website