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Northeast Georgia History Center (home life was like for Cherokee Indians)

The Northeast Georgia History Center at Brenau University is a not-for-profit institution dedicated to preserving and sharing the history of the region.

Permanent exhibits include:

The Land of Promise ~ An exhibit that tells personal stories of those who have lived in northeast Georgia and serves as a reminder that our land is a land of promise for everyone.

Northeast Georgia Sports Hall of Fame ~ A pictorial tribute to those from northeast Georgia who have achieved national recognition in sports.

Cherokee Chief Whitepath’s Cabin ~ Here is an opportunity to see what home life was like for Cherokee Indians.

Other exhibits include “Adventures of Mark Trail,” “An American Freedom Garden,” “Folk Pottery,” ” A City Laid Waste” and a “Blacksmith Shop.” Temporary exhibits, which change regularly, are also featured.

The Northeast Georgia History Center serves as a unique and popular field trip destination and has available resources for educators to check out for classroom use.

Info & Amenities

HOURS OF OPERATION
Tuesday: 10:00AM – 4:00PM
Wednesday: 10:00AM – 4:00PM
Thursday: 10:00AM – 4:00PM
Friday: 10:00AM – 4:00PM
Saturday: 10:00AM – 4:00PM
ADMISSION & FEES
Regular Admission $6

Senior Admission $5

Student Admission $4

Under Six years of Age Free

FACILITY AMENITIES
Free Parking, Gift Shop, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

GENERAL INFORMATION
Family-friendly

GROUP AMENITIES
Group-friendly

NEAR INTERSTATE HIGHWAY
985

PAYMENT OPTIONS
Mastercard, Visa

SUITABLE FOR AGES
All Ages

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