The Madison-Morgan Cultural Center is located in a Romanesque Revival building that originally housed one of the first brick graded school buildings in the South(1895). The building re-opened as a multi-dimensional regional facility in 1976.
The Newnan Coweta Historical Society is housed in the Male Academy Museum. This building served as a private boys school from1883-1888. Situated in one of Newnan's 5 Historic Districts, the museum exhibits both permanent and temporary collections.
Archaeology, General, History, Science, Specialized
The museum includes a year-round exhibit that includes “examples of fine marble and shows the history of marble mining in Pickens County. Many stone cutters and other workers who migrated from either Italy or Scotland in the early years of the industry settled in Nelson to work in the area’s marble industry. Today the Great Northern Railroad operates between Tate, Georgia, and the CSX interchange at Elizabeth (Marietta) five days a week.
Culture, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library
Operated by the Atlanta History Center, the Margaret Mitchell House features guided tours of the apartment where Margaret Mitchell wrote Gone With the Wind, a Gone With the Wind movie exhibition, an exhibition showcasing the life and times of one of America’s most famous authors, and the Margaret Mitchell gift shop. Throughout the year, enjoy a variety of programs presented by the Literary Center at the Margaret Mitchell House.
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.
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.
The historic site was established to preserve and interpret the birth place, church, community, and tomb of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Art, Culture, General, History, Library, University
The collections of the Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University span the globe and the centuries. Housed in a distinguished building by renowned architect Michael Graves, the Carlos maintains the largest collection of ancient art in the Southeast with objects from ancient Egypt, Greece, Rome, the Near East, and the ancient Americas.
Cemetery, History, Historic House, Library
A Colonial Museum with 18th Century original furnishings on 3 floors. Old 1792 Midway Church with slave gallery and old cemetery with true legends can be viewed.
Art, Culture, History, Library, Military, Science, Specialized
Plan to spend the day enjoying one of the world’s most powerful museum experiences. With vintage aircraft, artifacts, photographs, the thrilling “Mission Experience,” and personal stories, this Museum has it all!
Old mill open for tours and town events. Items on display are farm, home, mill and store artifacts
The Morgan County African-American Museum is an institution dedicated to preserving African-American heritage and promoting awareness of the contributions the African-American has made to the culture of the South.
Art, Children's, Culture, General, History, Library, Specialized
The Morris Museum of Art, located on the Riverwalk in downtown Augusta, Georgia, is the first museum dedicated to the art and artists of the American South. The collection includes holdings of nearly 5,000 paintings, works on paper, photographs, and sculptures dating from the late-eighteenth century to the present. In addition to the permanent collection galleries, the museum hosts eight to ten temporary special exhibitions every year.
The Museum is housed in a turn of Century Victorian Home. It was founded in 1975 to gather and perserve information relating to education in the State of Georgia. It has 2 permanent exhibits and 1 changing exhibits gallery.
Art, Natural History, Science
The Museum is an art and science museum with changing exhibits, planetarium, observatory, live animals, 3 story interactive Discovery House and nature trails. Natural history programs presented on 200-acre preserve.
Warner Robins, Georgia
Walk into the 4th largest aviation museum in the nation, explore 170,000 square feet of exhibits, 90 aircraft and missiles, enjoy educational programs. There is fun for all ages.