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Marietta Museum of History

Marieta Museum Of History Magnum
PHOTO CREDIT: Courtesy the Marietta Museum of History
Call: (770) 794-5710 or visit www.mariettahistory.org
A small museum on the second floor of an 1845 building that houses exhibits on subjects as varied as the Dahlonega gold rush, the famous Union attempt to steal a Confederate locomotive, and growth of the Bell Bomber Plant, now part of Lockheed/Martin.

Museum Mice Tour–Exploring Jobs with Murray

Tuesday December 3, 2019 10:30 am EST
Held quarterly at 10:30am, children ages 3 to 5 years to experience history through basic concepts such as colors, shapes and counting.  Tours are limited in size so please call to register your child(ren).  Cost is $5 per family (one adult and up to 3 children)  additional adults and children are $...
Cost: $5

Diverse Cobb-Liberia/Fort Hill

Monday November 18, 2019 06:30 pm EST
Marietta native, Michael Thomas, will be discussing the history, stories and importance of Marietta’s historically black neighborhoods.

The cost is $5 for not yet members and FREE for Museum Members.

Program starts at 6:30pm and will be held in the 1st Floor Tumlin Community Room at the Marietta...
Cost: Free-$5

Pop In for Family Fun–Food Fun

Saturday November 16, 2019 10:30 am EST
The Marietta Museum of History will be hosting its monthly Pop-In event on Saturday, November 16th from 10:30am-3:30pm. Pop-In’s provide children and their families the opportunity to interact with the Museum through themed activities and crafts. Join us in November to create fun Food themed crafts ...
Cost: $5-$20

Evening with History

Tuesday August 20, 2019 06:30 pm EDT
Check back soon for more details!
Cost: TBD

Pop In for Family Fun- Summer Crafts

Saturday August 17, 2019 10:30 am EDT
The Marietta Museum of History will be hosting its monthly Pop-In event on Saturday, August 17th from 10:30am-3:30pm. Pop-In’s provide children and their families the opportunity to interact with the Museum through themed activities and crafts. Join us in August to create fun themed crafts to take h...
Cost: $5-$20

Pop In for Family Fun- Aviation & Space

Saturday July 20, 2019 10:30 am EDT
The Marietta Museum of History will be hosting its monthly Pop-In event on Saturday, July 20th from 10:30am-3:30pm. Pop-In’s provide children and their families the opportunity to interact with the Museum through themed activities and crafts. Come in July to create fun Aviation and Space themed craf...
Cost: $5-$20

Historic Jewish Atlanta Tour: The Leo Frank Case

Sunday June 23, 2019 02:00 pm EDT
Experience History at its Source!

Join Historic Jewish Atlanta Tours at the Marietta Museum of History for a special lecture on the Leo Frank case by legal expert Van Pearlberg.

About Van Pearlberg: Deputy Attorney General and former Marietta City Councilman Van Pearlberg is one of the foremo...
Cost: Free-$10

Georgia History Festival's Super Museum Sunday

Sunday February 10, 2019 12:00 pm EST
Museums all over Georgia open their doors free to the public on this day to celebrate Georgia Histroy.
Cost: Free

Remember When Club-Here Comes the Judge

Friday January 25, 2019 10:30 am EST
Marietta Museum of History
Cost: Free

Pop-In for Family Fun- World War II

Saturday August 18, 2018 10:30 am EDT
The Marietta Museum of History will be hosting its monthly Pop-In event on Saturday, August 18th from 10:30am-3:30pm. Pop-In’s provide children and their families the opportunity to interact with the Museum through themed activities and crafts. Let’s explore World War II.  We will have crafts and ac...
Cost: $5

Pop-In for Family-Summer Crafts

Saturday July 21, 2018 10:30 am EDT
The Marietta Museum of History will be hosting its monthly Pop-In event on Saturday July 21st from 10:30am-3:30pm. Pop-In’s provide children and their families the opportunity to interact with the Museum through themed activities and crafts. We are in the heart of Summer, so enjoy some Summer Crafts...
Cost: $5

Museum Mice Tour-Etta’s Favorite Shapes

Wednesday July 11, 2018 10:30 am EDT
Our Museum Mice tours are geared for children ages 3-5 years old.  The tours engage the children’s interest in things from the past by introducing them through different themes.  Each month a theme is explored including colors, shapes and jobs.   Tours are held the 2nd Wednesday of each month and st...
Cost: $35

Remember When Club: Test Pilots

Friday June 22, 2018 10:30 am EDT
Join us for our next Remember When Club with our panel of Test Pilots. Bell Aircraft and Lockheed have had a major impact on Marietta and Cobb County. These test pilots will discuss what is was like to fly the airplanes that we see overhead on a daily basis.
Cost: $0

Pop-In for Family Fun: Red, White, & Blue

Saturday June 16, 2018 10:30 am EDT
Pop-In’s provide children and their families the opportunity to interact with the Museum through themed activities and crafts. Let's get patriotic during June's Pop-In! With Flag Day in June and the Fourth Of July shortly after, we have crafts and activities all about our flag and nation. Pop-In's t...
Cost: $5-$20

Mice Tours: Etta Spies with Her Little Eye

Wednesday June 13, 2018 10:30 am EDT
The Marietta Museum of History offers tours for it's smallest of visitors. Based on programs by the Smithsonian Institute’s Early Enrichment Center, tours will be offered to toddlers from age 3 to 5 and their parents. Different topics will be offered on the second Wednesday of every month at 10:30 a...
Cost: $5

MMH Classic Rock Jam with Grundhoefer & Friends

Friday March 18, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
Party and dance the night away with Mark Grundhoefer and Friends as we bring back some of the best classic rock ever! BYOB (bring your own booze) and we’ll have some bar food ready to keep you shakin’ your groove thang or just kick back and enjoy the tunes.This casual night out ties in perfectly...
Cost: $10 per person

Guns & Growlers

Thursday March 10, 2016 07:00 pm EST
On March 11, 2016 Museum will host Guns & Growlers II, an evening event for those who appreciate fine craftsmanship of weapons and beer. This event is a fundraiser for the Museum and a chance to highlight our world class gun collection. Growlers on tap will be provided by Schoolhouse Beer & Brewing...
Cost: $30

Remember When Club

Sunday January 31, 2016 07:00 pm EST
Join us for the Museum's newest program, the Remember When Club. This event encourages the audience to participate and Remember what life was like in Cobb County. We will provide the coffee and you provide the conversation!
Cost: Free

Mice Tours

Sunday January 31, 2016 07:00 pm EST
The Marietta Museum of History announces new tours for the smallest of visitors! Tours will be offered to toddlers from age 3 to 5 and their parents, and different topics will be offered each month.Museum Mascots Murray and Etta are whimsical cartoon mice that will help convey the themes for the tou...
Cost: $5

An Evening With History - The Civil War Soldier, Who Were They?

Wednesday February 25, 2015 07:00 pm EST
The Civil War Soldier, Who Were They?: African-Americans buried in the Marietta National Cemetery.Join the staff of the Marietta Museum of History as we welcome our favorite Civil War historian, Brad Quinlin. Brad is a walking encyclopedia of the Marietta National Cemetery. In honor of Black History...
Cost: $5 per person

Bleeding Gray & Blue Walking Tours

Friday June 27, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
Join noted historian Brad Quinlin as he tours the Historic Marietta Square. These fascinating tours will highlight events and the places that served as hospitals during the Civil War. Every Saturday in June.Contact: Jan Galt, Jgalt at MariettaGa.gov
Cost:
1 Depot St. , Suite 200
Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 794-5710
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