Georgia History Festival‘s Super Museum Sunday set for Feb. 10

Georgia History Festival‘s Super Museum Sunday set for Feb. 10
(Source: Georgia History Festival)

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The Georgia History Festival‘s Super Museum Sunday will take place this year on Sunday, Feb. 10 at participating sites throughout Georgia.

Georgians and visitors can experience the state’s rich history and cultural life as historic sites, house museums, art museums, and others in Savannah and throughout Georgia open their doors to the public, providing opportunities to experience history in their own backyard.

Admission is free to the public, and sites will offer the free admission from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. unless alternate hours are noted.

Here is the list of participating locations in Chatham County:

  • American Prohibition Museum 209 W. Julian Street, Savannah 912-551-4054
  • Andrew Low House Museum 329 Abercorn St., Savannah 912-233-1828
  • Beach Institute African American Cultural Center 502 East Harris St., Savannah 912-335-8868 | Hours: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Bloomingdale History Museum & Visitors Center 205 E. Hwy 80, Bloomingdale 912-748-0970
  • Bonaventure Historical Society 330 Bonaventure Rd., Savannah 912-412-4687  |  Hours: Visitor center at 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.; tours at 2, 2:30, and 3.
  • Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens 2 Canebrake Rd., Savannah 912-921-5460 | Hours: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Congregation Mickve Israel 20 E Gordon St., Savannah 912-233-1547  | Hours: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Davenport House Museum 324 East State St., Savannah 912-236-8097 | Hours: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • First African Baptist Church 23 Montgomery St., Savannah 912-233-2244  |  Hours: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • First Bryan Baptist Church 575 W. Bryan St., Savannah 912-232-5526  |  Hours: 1:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Flannery O’Connor Childhood Home 207 East Charlton St., Savannah 912-233-6014  |  Hours: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Fort Pulaski National Monument US Highway 80 E, Savannah (Entrance on McQueen’s Island) 912-786-8182  |  Hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Georgia State RailRoad Museum 655 Louisville Rd., Savannah 912-651-6823 | Hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Girl Scout First Headquarters Museum and Program Center 330 Drayton St., Savannah (Behind the Andrew Low House) 888-223-3883
  • Green-Meldrim House 14 W. Macon St., Savannah 912-233-3845  |  Hours: 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. 
  • Harper Fowlkes House 230 Barnard St., Savannah 912-234-2180 | Hours: 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
  • Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace, National Historic Landmark 10 E. Oglethorpe Ave., Savannah 912-233-4501 
  • King-Tisdell Cottage 514 E. Huntingdon St., Savannah 912-335-8868 | Hours: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Massie Heritage Center 207 E. Gordon St., Savannah 912-395-5070
  • Mother Mathilda Beasley Cottage 500 E. Broad Street, Savannah 912-433-4512
  • National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force 175 Bourne Avenue, Pooler 912-748-8888 | Hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Oatland Island Wildlife Center 711 Sandtown Rd., Savannah 912-395-1500  |  Hours: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Old Fort Jackson 1 Fort Jackson Rd., Savannah 912-232-3945 | Hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Ossabaw Island Boat from 35 Diamond Causeway, Savannah 912-233-5104  |  Hours: 12 p.m. departure; return to mainland approx. 4:30 p.m.  $30/ person (cash or check). Call Ossabaw Island for ticket/wait list information.
  • Pin Point Heritage Museum 9924 Pin Point Ave., Savannah 912-355-0064  |  Hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum 460 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah 912-777-6099
  • Savannah Children’s Museum 655 Louisville Rd., Savannah 912-651-4292  |  Hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Savannah History Museum and Battlefield Memorial Park 303 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. 912-651-6825  |  Hours: 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • Savannah-Ogeechee Canal Museum & Nature Center 681 Fort Argyle Rd. (Rte. 204) 2.3 miles past I-95 912-748-8068  |  Hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum 41 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Savannah 912-232-1511
  • St. John’s Church 1 West Macon St., Savannah 912-232-1251  |  Hours: 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Telfair Museums’ Jepson Center for the Arts 207 W. York St., Savannah 912-790-8802  |  Hours: 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Telfair Museums’ Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters 124 Abercorn St., Savannah 912-790-8802  |  Hours: 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Telfair Museums’ Telfair Academy of Arts and Sciences 121 Barnard St., Telfair Square, Savannah 912-790-8802  |  Hours: 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Thunderbolt Museum 2702 Mechanics Ave. at Victory Dr., Thunderbolt 912-351-0836  |  Hours: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Tybee Island Light Station and Museum 30 Meddin Drive, Tybee Island 912-786-5801  |  Hours: 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • UGA Marine Education Center & Aquarium 30 Ocean Science Circle, Savannah 912-598-2496
  • Webb Military Museum 411 E. York St., Savannah 912-663-0398
  • Wormsloe State Historic Site 7601 Skidaway Rd., Savannah 912-353-3023  |  Hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

For more participating locations across the state, click here.

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