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Museum Hours for the week:

The museum will be closed Wednesday, April 14—Saturday, April 17 to allow staff to assist with our 2021 Annual Herb & Plant Sale fundraiser. We will resume regular hours of operation on Wednesday, April 21st.

Chef and Farmer Matthew Raiford, on Gullah-Geechee Agricultural and Culinary Traditions and the Family Farm to Table Experience

CE Credit Opportunity March 29, 7:00-8:30pm The Evans Auditorium and Zoom HTTPS://BERRY.ZOOM.US/J/91758857851 Sponsored by Environmental Science and Studies, in collaboration…

African American Genealogy Day

Georgia Archives and the Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society Metro Atlanta Chapter African American Genealogy Day  On Saturday, February 6,…

“The Ridge Report” Fall 2020 Newsletter

Click here to check out our latest newsletter to see what we have been doing at the museum and what…

JSL 2020 Poinsettia Sale

JSL 2020 Poinsettia Sale

68th Annual Cherokee National Holiday–Virtual

Check out the Cherokee Nation website below to learn about Native American history and culture by participating in the 68th…

“The Ridge Report” Summer 2020 Newsletter

Click here to check out our latest newsletter to see what we have been doing at the museum and what…

New Echota Cherokee Capital State Historic Site Offers a Lantern Tour

New Echota Cherokee Capital State Historic Site will present its annual Guided Lantern Tour at the park on March 28,…

“Cherokee Christmas” cards now on sale at Chieftains!

“Cherokee Christmas” cards now on sale at Chieftains!

Get in the spirit of giving by visiting the Chieftains Museum/Major Ridge Home gift shop this holiday season! The museum…

2nd Annual Holiday Trolley Tours of Historic Neighborhoods

While out and about doing your holiday shopping, take a break to enjoy Rome’s in-town historic areas beautifully trimmed in…