2019 Spring Art Market

2019 Spring Art Market

The annual Spring Art Market celebrates Georgia artists, crafters, and growers. With an expanded collection of gifts, foods and outdoor decor, the market will provide you with one-of-a-kind items!

First Saturday Hike at New Echota State Historic Site

Start off the New Year with a guided hike at New Echota State Historic site on Saturday, January 5th. Join…

The Ridge Report: Winter Edition


Check out the museum on WSB-TV’s People 2 People!

Click here to learn more about the museum and our partnership with the Eastern Band of the Cherokee during the…

Chieftains Commemorates 200th Anniversary and Encourages the Community to Step Up!

Next year will mark the 200th anniversary of Cherokee leader Major Ridge coming to the house that is Chieftains Museum. This means that the cabin located inside the walls and ceilings of the historic house will be at least 200 years old.

How to Make Christmas Trees from Tomato Cages Workshop

The Floyd County Master Gardeners will present a community workshop on “How To Make Christmas Trees From Tomato Cages.” The…

The Ridge Report: Fall Edition


Festive Flower Decorations for the Holidays Cancelled

Due to a change in circumstances, we have to cancel the “Festive Flower Decorations for the Holidays” Community Workshop on…

The Ridge Report: Summer Edition

New Exhibit on Display at the Museum Now: “A Legacy of Service: The Junior Service League of Rome”

The exhibition will be on display through May 31st. Admission to the exhibit is included with regular museum admission. Visit the museum Wednesday-Saturday from 10-5 to see this wonderful exhibit!