Museum Day Live! Sponsored by Smithsonian Magazine

Chieftains Museum will offer free admission on Saturday, September 28, 2013, as part of Smithsonian magazine’s ninth annual Museum Day…

Chieftains Launches New Essay Contest for Local 8th Graders

The Chieftains Essay Contest has been established to encourage young people to connect with the history of northwest Georgia and the relationship between European settlers and the Cherokee who had farms, homes, and businesses here.

Speaker scheduled for June forced to cancel due to tornado

Jay Hannah, scheduled  to speak at Chieftains Museum on June 14 & 15, has had to cancel his appearance following…

Community Watch – see it here!

On January 28, 2013,  Ruth Demeter, Chieftains Board President, and Heather Shores, Executive Director, were interviewed for the Community Watch…

Heritage Foundation Grant

Heritage Foundation Grant

Chieftains is pleased to announce that a grant from the Rome Area Heritage Foundation has made possible in part the preservation and documentation of the Robert E. Lee letters