Big Shanty Festival

Southern Museum 2829 Cherokee Street NW, Kennesaw, GA, United States

The Southern Museum is proud to be a gold-level sponsor of the Big Shanty Festival 2022 in downtown Kennesaw. In recognition of our fiftieth anniversary, the Museum is serving as the grand marshal of the ... Read More

Visitor Appreciation Free Day

Southern Museum 2829 Cherokee Street NW, Kennesaw, GA, United States

Join the Southern Museum on April 12, fifty years to the day the museum opened to the public, and enjoy all the museum has to offer, from exhibits to interactives to movies, for FREE. Thank ... Read More

Homeschool Workshop

Investigate STEAM-powered fun at our Homeschool Workshop! Discover new train-themed concepts and apply them to your own invention, art project, machine or game. Workshops are multidisciplinary and include hands-on projects, guided activities, tours and demonstrations. ... Read More

Movie Screening: The General starring Buster Keaton

Southern Museum 2829 Cherokee Street NW, Kennesaw, GA, United States

The silent film masterpiece, released in 1926, is based on the events of the Great Locomotive Chase. The General featured onscreen is a replica of the locomotive that is on display at the Museum. The ... Read More

Mommy & Me

Southern Museum 2829 Cherokee Street NW, Kennesaw, GA, United States

Explore the world around us through play! Create, experiment, investigate, and learn together. Each week has a different theme and fun new activities. Mommy & Me has discovery and art tables from 9:30 AM to ... Read More

Southern Spirits

Southern Museum 2829 Cherokee Street NW, Kennesaw, GA, United States

With a cocktail in hand, explore the Southern Museum after hours from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. while you enjoy local food from Eatin’ Fresh Kennesaw and live music from Mitchell Phillips and Ezra Jacobs. ... Read More

Sensory Friendly Afternoon

Southern Museum 2829 Cherokee Street NW, Kennesaw, GA, United States

Join the Southern Museum for a Sensory Friendly Afternoon! From 2 PM to 5 PM, the museum is transformed into a sensory-friendly environment. We welcome visitors with Autism Spectrum Disorder, sensory processing issues or special ... Read More

Mommy & Me

Southern Museum 2829 Cherokee Street NW, Kennesaw, GA, United States

Explore the world around us through play! Create, experiment, investigate, and learn together. Each week has a different theme and fun new activities. Mommy & Me has discovery and art tables from 9:30 AM to ... Read More

Open House

Southern Museum 2829 Cherokee Street NW, Kennesaw, GA, United States

Experience many of the activities that take place at the Southern Museum throughout the year in a single day! Drop into the Cobb Energy Gallery from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. for a sampling of ... Read More

Mommy & Me

Southern Museum 2829 Cherokee Street NW, Kennesaw, GA, United States

Explore the world around us through play! Create, experiment, investigate, and learn together. Each week has a different theme and fun new activities. Mommy & Me has discovery and art tables from 9:30 AM to ... Read More

Homeschool Workshop

Investigate STEAM-powered fun at our Homeschool Workshop! Discover new train-themed concepts and apply them to your own invention, art project, machine or game. Workshops are multidisciplinary and include hands-on projects, guided activities, tours and demonstrations. ... Read More

Members-Only Walking Tour of the Kennesaw Cemetery

Kennesaw City Cemetery

Attention Museum members! We have a special, members-only event coming up next month! Andrew Bramlett of the Kennesaw Historical Society will be leading a walking tour of the Kennesaw Cemetery on Saturday, May 14 at ... Read More