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Southern Museum to Add Third Mommy and Me program for Summer

The end of May is quickly approaching and many families are making plans for the summer. The Southern Museum’s Mommy & Me program is doing the same. Starting Wednesday, June 3rd, and running for just the months of June and July, the Museum is adding ... Continue Reading

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Southern Museum to Display Second “Great Locomotive Chase” Medal of Honor

The Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History recently placed a Medal of Honor awarded to Wilson W. Brown on exhibit on Friday, April 24. A Union soldier and one of the Andrews Raiders, Brown was awarded the Medal of Honor in September 1863, for ... Continue Reading

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Southern Museum to Host Third Annual Railroad Rendezvous on July 18

The third annual Railroad Rendezvous will steam into Kennesaw this July. As part of the popular family friendly event, sponsored by Dixie Precast, the Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History celebrates the unique history of railroads through a series of special events and educational ... Continue Reading

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Blue Ridge Scenic Railway Excursion to Benefit Kennesaw Museum Foundation, Southern Museum

BLUE RIDGE, Ga. — The Blue Ridge Scenic Railway and the Kennesaw Museum Foundation are teaming up to raise money in support of the Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History. Proceeds from the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway excursion on Saturday, March 28, will ... Continue Reading

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Video: 2015 ‘Trains, Trains, Trains’ Recap

More than 2,600 people turned out Saturday for the Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History’s fifth annual Trains, Trains, Trains. For more on Saturday's event, click here. Continue Reading

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Southern Museum Sees Record-Setting Day for Fifth Annual Trains, Trains, Trains

More than 2,600 people turned out Saturday for the Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History’s fifth annual Trains, Trains, Trains. The event set a new single-day record for attendance for the Museum. As part of the action-packed afternoon, visitors explored model train layouts, vendors selling ... Continue Reading

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Gallery: Views From Previous ‘Trains, Trains, Trains’

The Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History will host the fifth installment of its popular “Trains, Trains, Trains” event this Saturday, Jan. 24. The event will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. throughout the Museum. This year’s railroad-themed event will include new ... Continue Reading

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Southern Museum’s Popular ‘Trains, Trains, Trains’ Returns on Jan. 24

The Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History will host the fifth annual installment of its highly popular “Trains, Trains, Trains” event on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. The event will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. throughout the Museum. This year, the railroad-themed ... Continue Reading

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Southern Museum’s Polar Express Adventure Proves Delightful Despite Frightful Weather

More than 500 people turned out Saturday for the Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History’s popular Polar Express Adventure. Museum-goers who braved weather outside that was frightful were transported into a warm atmosphere that was just delightful. Santa Claus and his elves brought the magic ... Continue Reading

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Trains Trains Trains Returning January 2015

The Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History will host its fifth annual “Trains, Trains, Trains” event on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. This year, the special railroad-themed event will be more family-friendly than ever before! “Trains, Trains, Trains” will include new layouts and activities, as ... Continue Reading

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