Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
Friday, Apr 26, 2019
5:30 pm
Historical Marker Dedication: Mary Musgrove
Please join us for a historical marker dedication for: Mary Musgrove Friday, April 26, 2019 5:30 p.m. Lafayette Square (across from Andrew Low House) Abercorn and E Charlton Streets Savannah, GA

Monday, Apr 29, 2019
4:00 pm
Presentation at University of North Georgia
Dr. Stan Deaton, the Dr. Elaine B. Andrews Distinguished Historian at GHS, will speak to a public history class at the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega. This is a private event.

Tuesday, Apr 30, 2019
Presentation to Savannah Midtown Rotary Club
Lisa Landers, GHS Education Coordinator, will present on Georgia Historical Society educational programs to the Savannah Midtown Rotary Club. This is a private event.

Friday, May 3, 2019
Dr. Stan Deaton to speak at 2019 AdvanceUGA Conference
Dr. Stan Deaton, the Dr. Elaine B. Andrews Distinguished Historian at GHS, will speak at the 2019 AdvanceUGA Conference on May 3, 2019. For more nformation about the conference, visit https://dar.uga.edu/2019/2019-advanceuga-conference/.

Monday, May 27, 2019
Holiday closure: Memorial Day
The Georgia Historical Society will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2019, in observance of Memorial Day.

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019
Holiday closure: Independence Day
The Georgia Historical Society will be closed on Thursday, July 4, 2019, in observance of Independence Day.

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019
Presentation to Savannah Midtown Rotary Club
Elyse Butler, GHS Marker Manager, will present on the Georgia Historical Marker Program to the Savannah Midtown Rotary Club. This is a private event.

Monday, Sep 2, 2019
Holiday closure: Labor Day
The Georgia Historical Society will be closed on Monday, September 2, 2019, in observance of Labor Day.

Thursday, Sep 5, 2019
Georgia History Festival Kickoff Event
Details for this event will be announced shortly.

Thursday, Oct 3, 2019
Georgia History Festival Kickoff Event
Details for this event will be announced shortly.

Monday, Oct 14, 2019
Holiday closure: Columbus Day
The Georgia Historical Society will be closed on Monday, October 14, 2019.

Monday, Nov 11, 2019
Holiday closure: Veteran’s Day
The Georgia Historical Society will be closed on Monday, Monday, November 11, in observance of Veteran's Day.

Thursday, Nov 14, 2019
6:30 pm
An Evening with Rick Atkinson
On Thursday, November 14, 2019, please join us for a special program with Rick Atkinson, author of the award-winning World War II Liberation Trilogy series, in a conversation with GHS Senior Historian Stan Deaton. The two will discuss Atkinson’s new book, The British are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777 (Henry Holt and Co.).

Thursday, Nov 28, 2019 - Friday, Nov 29, 2019
Holiday closure: Thanksgiving
The Georgia Historical Society will be closed on Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Tuesday, Dec 24, 2019 - Wednesday, Dec 25, 2019
Holiday closure: Christmas
The Georgia Historical Society will be closed on Tuesday, December 24 and Wednesday, December 25 for the Christmas holiday.

Wednesday, Jan 1, 2020
Holiday closure: New Year’s Day
The Georgia Historical Society will be closed on Wednesday, January 1 for New Year's Day.

Saturday, Feb 15, 2020
7:00 pm
2020 Georgia History Festival Trustees Gala
Featuring the induction of the 2020 Georgia Trustees

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