Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
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.

Monday, Sep 17, 2018
Constitution Day
GHS Research Center, Savannah GA
GHS Research Center 501 Whitaker Street Savannah, Georgia Abraham Baldwin’s draft copy of the United States Constitution is one of the national treasures of the Georgia Historical Society collection. One of only a few still in existence, the draft includes the handwritten margin notes of Baldwin, one of Georgia’s signers of the Constitution of 1787. In celebration of Constitution Day, GHS invites you to experience this piece of American history firsthand! Stop by the GHS Research Center on September 17 for a self-guided tour featuring a public showing of this unique document, along with other one-of-a-kind materials that tell the story of Georgia’s role in the founding of our nation. Visit our Featured Historical Figure pages to learn more about Abraham Baldwin. View a digital copy of Abraham Baldwin’s Draft Copy of the U.S. Constitution on the Georgia Historical Society Image Catalog.

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 at Wesley Monumental United Methodist Church.

Saturday, Feb 16, 2019
7:00 pm
2019 Georgia History Festival Trustees Gala
Featuring the induction of the 2019 Georgia Trustees

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