Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
Tuesday, Aug 21, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Senior Citizen's Inc. visit to the GHS Research Center
GHS Research Center, Savannah GA
This is a private event.

Thursday, Sep 6, 2018
10:00 am
Georgia Dome historical marker dedication
The Home Depot Backyard, Atlanta GA
The Georgia Historical Society will dedicate a new historical marker for the Georgia Dome on Thursday, September 6, 2018. The dedication is open to the public and will take place at Home Depot Backyard, 1 Backyard Way in Atlanta.

Thursday, Sep 6, 2018
3:00 pm
GHS Fall Board Meeting
Georgia Historical Society will hold its Fall Board Meeting in Atlanta on Thursday, September 6, 2018.

Thursday, Sep 13, 2018
6:00 pm
A Conversation 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
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Constitution Day
GHS Research Center, Savannah GA
Stop by the GHS Research Center on September 17 for a self-guided tour featuring a public showing of Abraham Baldwin’s draft copy of the United States Constitution, along with other one-of-a-kind materials that tell the story of Georgia’s role in the founding of our nation.

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018
11:00 am
TSYS historical marker dedication
The Georgia Historical Society will dedicate a new historical marker for TSYS on Thursday, September 20, 2018. The dedication will take place at: One TSYS Way Columbus, Georgia 31901

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018
12:00 pm
Dr. Todd Groce to Speak at Historic Columbus Foundation Luncheon
Dr. Groce will be the featured speaker for Historic Columbus Foundation's Lunch & Lecture Series on Thursday, September 20, 2018. The event begins at 12:00 P.M. and will be held at Blanchard Hall at Synovus, 1148 Broadway Street in Columbus, Georgia. Registration is required. Visit https://www.historiccolumbus.com/lunch-and-lecture for more information and to register.

Wednesday, Sep 26, 2018
Dr. Todd Groce to speak at Connoisseurs Tours Civil War Symposium
Dr. Groce is a featured speaker for Civil War: The Western Front, a program by Connoisseurs Tours. For more information, visit www.connoisseurstours.com.

Friday, Sep 28, 2018
Shiloh Orphanage historical marker dedication
The Georgia Historical Society will dedicate a new historical marker for Shiloh Orphanage on Friday, September 28, 2018 in Augusta, Georgia.

Thursday, Nov 1, 2018
Birthplace of Anesthesia historical marker dedication
The Georgia Historical Society will dedicate a new historical marker for the Birthplace of Anesthesia on Thursday, November 1, 2018 in Jefferson, Georgia.

Thursday, Nov 1, 2018
Dr. Todd Groce to speak to Kiwanis Club of Skidaway Island
Dr. Groce will present a program on the Tet Offensive with Dr. Ted Moore. 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.

Wednesday, Nov 14, 2018
Dr. Groce to speak at the Ford Plantation
This is a private event.

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