Events by Day

Multi-Day Events

Roswell, Georgia
History, Historic House
The 1845 Smith Plantation was home to three generations of Archibald Smith (one of founders of Roswell, GA) family until 1981. Original furnishings, 11 outbuildings, Cook and Carriage House, Barn, Slave Cabin, & Corn Crib can be viewed on the property. Activities for the family include Fall Farm Days, Harvest Moon Dinner Dance, Camp Yesteryear, and Gingerbread Christmas.
Atlanta, Georgia
Arboretum, Archaeology, Art, Botanical Garden, Children's, Culture, General, History, Historic House, Library, Natural History, Nature Centers, Park, Science
The Atlanta History Museum at the Atlanta History Center is one of the largest history museums in the nation, featuring award-winning signature exhibitions that tell the story of the region's people, from its earliest settlers to the international city of today. Be sure to check our calendar for listings of our current temporary exhibitions.
Marietta, Georgia
Art, General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library, Military, Park, Specialized
The Aviation Wing of the Marietta Museum of History is presently comprised of a 15.5 acre park. The park features various civilian and military aircraft from the latter half of the twentieth century in addition to aircraft produced locally in Marietta. Aviation in Marietta begins with Bell Aircraft in the early 1940s and continued to grow with Lockheed Martin from the 1950s to present.
Roswell, Georgia
Historic House
Barrington Hall, built in 1842, was the home of Barrington King, who along with his father, Roswell King, co-founded the town of Roswell. The historic home has been diligently restored and is furnished with many original family possessions. The surrounding seven acres of grounds feature the only antebellum public garden in the greater Atlanta area.
Roswell, Georgia
Arboretum, Botanical Garden, Children's, General, Natural History, Nature Centers, Park, Science, Specialized
Founded by local citizen activists in the mid-1970s, hundreds of people have worked to build a strong grassroots environmental learning center touching the lives of more than 100,000 children and adults each year.
Atlanta, Georgia
Art
The City Gallery at Chastain has solo and thematic group exhibitions with an experimental approach to contemporary art; educational programs and publications.
Marietta, Georgia
Historical Society
Waleska, Georgia
History, Specialized, University
Visitors see an award-winning film about the Southeastern Indians and the Hall of the Ancients depicts 12,000 years of Native American life through artifacts, dioramas, and interactive computer programs. The story of the Trail of Tears is shown in a 4-minute film and maps.
Atlanta, Georgia
The Mansion features Federal Period Furnishings from 1780-1840. The furnishings are mostly American museum quality pieces.
Roswell, Georgia
History
Historic Roswell CVB operates a Welcome Center for the Historic City of Roswell. The Center is filled with Civil War artifacts and historic exhibits along with a gallery featuring Regional Works of Art.
Marietta, Georgia
Art, Children's, General, History, Library
The Marietta Museum of History seeks to explore, interpret and educate its visitors on the history of Marietta and Cobb County. There are currently three galleries and the beginnings of a fourth gallery to incorporate our large military collection. We strive to provide thoughtful permanent and temporary exhibits that explore the history of the area.
Marietta, Georgia
Art
The mission of the Museum (built in 1909) is to provide exposure to the visual arts, with primary emphasis on collecting, preserving, and presenting American works through curated exhibitions, outreach programs, and social activities.
Kennesaw, Georgia
Children's, Culture, General, History, Military, University
The Museum of History and Holocaust Education (MHHE) is funded in part by the Marcus Foundation and is housed at the KSU Center on Kennesaw State University's extended campus.
Marietta, Georgia
History
The Root House museum depicts the small town life of an 1850's middle-class merchant and his family.
Roswell, Georgia
Art
The Roswell Visual Arts Center is a 9,000 sq. ft. glass and wood structure located in Roswell Area Park. The building includes 1,000 sq. ft. gallery. The gallery exhibits works of talented international, regional, local artists and art organizations.
Sandy Springs, Georgia
History
The 1869 Williams-Payne House displays 600 museum artifacts, photographs, books, oral history interviews, transcriptions, maps and manuscripts.
Smyrna, Georgia
Historical Society
Kennesaw, Georgia
History, Military
The Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History, formerly the Kennesaw Civil War Museum, will hold a grand re-opening celebration March 30, 2003, after a massive $6 million expansion that has resulted in a facility ten times the size of the previous building.
Marietta, Georgia
Children's, History
Unique among participatory museums, The Youth Museum uses role-playing to involve children in the learning experience.