Super Museum Sunday

Georgia History Festival’s Super Museum Sunday

Date/Time
Date(s) - Sunday, February 7, 2016
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Multiple sites throughout Georgia

Georgians and visitors alike experience our state’s rich history and cultural life as historic sites, house museums, art museums, and other points of interest in Savannah and throughout Georgia open their doors to the public, providing an exceptional opportunity to experience the history in our own backyard. Over sixty cultural institutions participate in this popular annual family event.

Free and open to the public.

 

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Confirmed Super Museum Sunday Sites

Super Museum Sunday hours are 12:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. unless alternate hours are noted.

Andrew Low House Museum
329 Abercorn Street
Savannah, GA 31401
912-233-6854
http://andrewlowhouse.com/


Battlefield Memorial Park
303 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
Savannah, GA 31401
912-651-6825
http://chsgeorgia.org


Beach Institute African American Cultural Center
502 East Harris Street
Savannah, GA 31401
912-234-8000
http://www.visit-historic-savannah.com/beach-institute.html
Alternate Hours: 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.


Bethesda Academy’s William H. Ford, Sr. Museum & Visitors Center
9520 Ferguson Avenue
Savannah, GA 31406
912-401-0663
http://bethesdamuseum.org
Alternate Hours: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.


Bloomingdale History Museum and Visitors Center
205 E. Hwy 80
Bloomingdale, GA 31302
912-704-3395
http://www.bloomingdale-ga.com/Bloomingdale-History-Museum.html


Bonaventure Historical Society
330 Bonaventure Rd, Savannah
http://bonaventurehistorical.org
Tours: 1:00, 1:30, 2:00, 2:30, 3:00


Burke County Museum
536 South Liberty Street
Waynesboro, GA 30830
http://www.burkecounty-ga.gov/departments/museum/
Alternate hours: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.


Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens
2 Canebreak Road
Savannah, GA 31419
912-921-5460
http://coastalgeorgiabg.org


The Columbus Museum
1251 Wynnton Road
Columbus, GA 31906
706-748-2562
http://columbusmuseum.com
Alternate Hours: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.


Congregation Micvke Israel
20 E Gordon Street, Savannah
912-233-1547
http://Mickveisrael.org
Alternate hours: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.


Davenport House Museum
324 East State and Habersham
Savannah, GA 31401
912-236-8097
http://davenporthousemuseum.org


The Farm and Home Museum
161 Museum Road
Swainsboro, GA 30401
478-237-6426
http://www.myemanuelcounty.com/projects/farm-and-home-museum/


First African Baptist
23 Montgomery Street, Savannah
912-233-2244
http://firstafricanbc.com
Alternate hours: 1:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.


First Bryan Baptist Church
575 W. Bryan Street
Savannah, GA 31401
912-232-5526
http://fbbcsav.org
Alternate Hours: 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.


Flannery O’Connor Childhood Home Foundation, Inc.
207 East Charlton Street
Savannah, GA 31401
912-233-6014
http://flanneryoconnorhome.org
Alternate Hours: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.


Fort King George State Historic Site
302 MacIntosh Road, SE
Darien, GA 31305
912-437-4770
https://gastateparks.org/FortKingGeorge


Fort McAllister Historic Park
3894 Fort McAllister Road
Richmond Hill, 31324
912-727-2339
http://gastateparks.org/FortMcAllister


Fort Morris State Historic Site
2559 Fort Morris Road
Midway, GA 31320
912-884-5999
http://gastateparks.org/FortMorris
After exiting exit 76 take Islands Highway for 4 miles and then turn left on Ft Morris Road.


Fort Pulaski
US Highway 80 E,
Entrance on McQueen’s Island
912-786-5787
http://nps.gov/fopu/index.htm
Alternate Hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Funk Heritage Center at Reinhardt University
7300 Reinhardt Circle
Waleska, GA
770-720-5970
http://reinhardt.edu/funkheritage/
Alternate Hours: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.


Geechee Kunda
622 Ways Temple, Rd. Riceboro, GA 31323
912-884-4440
http://geecheekunda.com
Hwy 17. Through Riceboro, Travel approximately 4.6 miles and turn left onto Ways Temple Road, Geechee Kunda is on the right 0.2 miles.


Georgia Historical Society
501 Whitaker Street
Savannah, GA 31401
912-651-2125
https://georgiahistory.com


Georgia Southern University Museum
2142 Southern Drive
Rosenwald Building
Statesboro, GA 30458
912-478-5444
http://academics.georgiasouthern.edu/museum/
Alternate Hours: 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.


Georgia State Railroad Museum
655 Louisville Road
Savannah, GA 31401
912-651-6823
http://www.chsgeorgia.org/GSRM


Girl Scout First Headquarters Museum and Program Center
330 Drayton Street (Behind the Andrew Low House)
Savannah, GA 31401
888-223-3883
https://www.gshg.org/Things-to-Do/Visit-First-Headquarters/Pages/default.aspx


Harper Fowlkes House
230 Barnard Street
Savannah, GA 31401
912-234-2180
https://harperfowlkeshouse.com
Alternate Hours: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.


Historical Dorchester Academy
8787 Oglethorpe Highway
Midway, GA 31320
912-884-2347
http://libertycounty.org/dorchester-academy


Historic Effingham Society Museum and Living History Site
1002 Pine Street
Springfield, GA
912-754-2170
http://historiceffinghamsociety.org


King Tisdell Cottage
514 E. Huntingdon Street
Savannah, GA 31401
912-234-8000
http://www.visit-historic-savannah.com/king-tisdell-cottage.html
Alternate Hours: 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.


Lucas Theatre for the Arts
32 Abercorn Street
Savannah, GA 31401
912-525-5040
http://lucastheatre.com
Alternative Hours: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.


Marietta Museum of History
1 Depot Street, Ste. 200
Marietta, GA 30060
770-794-5710
http://mariettahistory.org


Massie Heritage Center
207 East Gordon Street
Savannah, GA 31401
912-201-5070
http://massieschool.com


Midway Museum
491 N. Coastal Hwy
Midway, GA 31320
912-884-5837
http://themidwaymuseum.org
Alternate hours: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.


Moore Methodist Museum
100 Arthur J. Moore Dr.
St. Simons Island, GA 31522
912-638-4050
http://www.mooremethodistmuseum.org
Alternate Hours: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.


Museum of History and Holocaust Education at Kennesaw State University
3333 Busbee Drive
Kennesaw, GA 30144
470-578-2083
http://historymuseum.kennesaw.edu


National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force
175 Bourne Avenue
Pooler, GA 31322
912-748-8888
http://mightyeighth.org


Oatland Island
711 Sandtown Road
Savannah, GA 31410
912-395-1212
http://oatlandisland.org


Ocmulgee National Monument
1207 Emery Highway, Macon 31217
478-752-8257
http://nps.gov/ocmu/index.htm


Old Fort Jackson
1 Fort Jackson Road
Savannah, GA 31404
912-232-3945
http://www.chsgeorgia.org/OFJ


Pin Point Heritage Museum
9924 Pin Point Avenue
Savannah, GA 31406
912-355-0064
http://www.chsgeorgia.org/PHM


Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum
460 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
Savannah, GA 31401
912-777-6099


Richmond Hill Historical Society
11460 Ford Avenue
Richmond Hill, 31324
912-756-3697
http://richmondhillhistoricalsociety.com
Alternate Hours: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.


Ruth Hartley Mosely Women’s Center
626 Spring Street
Macon, GA 31201
478-742-6409
http://ruthhartleymosleycenter.com


Salzburger Museum and Church
2980 Ebenezer Road
Rincon, GA 31326
912-754-7001
http://visitebenezer.com


Savannah Area Council of Garden Clubs Botanical Gardens
1388 Eisenhower Drive, Savannah
912-355-3883
http://Savannahbotanical.org
Alternate Hours – House: 12-4 p.m., Gardens: All day


Savannah Children’s Museum
655 Louisville Rd
Savannah, GA 31401
912-651-4292
http://www.chsgeorgia.org/SCM


Savannah History Museum
303 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
Savannah, GA 31401
912-651-6825
http://www.chsgeorgia.org/SHM


SCAD Museum of Art
601 Turner Blvd.
Savannah, GA 31401
912-525-7191
http://scadmoa.org


Ships of the Sea Museum
41 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
Savannah, GA 31401
912-232-1511
http://shipsofthesea.org


Telfair Academy of Arts and Sciences
121 Barnard Street (Telfair Square)
Savannah, GA 31401
912-790-8800
http://telfair.org


Telfair’s Jepson Center for the Arts
207 W York Street
Savannah, GA 31401
912-790-8800
http://telfair.org


Telfair’s Owens-Thomas House
124 Abercorn Street
Savannah, Ga 31401
912-790-8800
http://telfair.org


Thunderbolt Historical Society
2702 Mechanics Avenue @ Victory Drive
912-351-0836
http://www.thunderboltmuseum.org
Alternate Hours: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.


Tybee Island Light Station and Museum
30 Meddin Drive
Tybee Island, GA 31328
912-786-5801
http://tybeelighthouse.org


Tybee Post Theater
10 Van Horne Avenue
Tybee Island, GA 31328
912-472-4790
http://tybeeposttheater.org
Alternate Hours: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.


UGA Marine Education Center & Aquarium
30 Ocean Science Circle
Savannah, GA 31411
912-598-2496
http://marex.uga.edu/aquarium/


WEBB Military Museum
411 E. York Street
Savannah, GA 31401
912-663-0398
https://www.facebook.com/WEBB-Military-Museum-108903476113513/


William Root House Museum and Garden
145 Denmead Street
Marietta, GA 30060
770-426-4982
http://www.roothousemuseum.com


Wormsloe Historic Site
7601 Skidaway Road
Savannah, GA 31406
912-353-3023
http://gastateparks.org/Worlmsloe



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