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Upcoming Events Calendar

Annual Events

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* Polar Express AdventurePolar Express Adventure

Time: 5:00 pm

The Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History is bringing back its popular Polar Express Adventure this December. The special holiday event is scheduled from 5-9 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014. The Polar Express Adventure follows the City of Kennesaw’s annual Christmas celebration, parade and tree lighting ceremony. Upon entering the Museum, attendees will meet a train conductor and a hobo before having the opportunity to create holiday crafts and watch elves make toys in their holiday shop in the Museum’s Glover Machine Works exhibit. They will also be able to meet Santa during the evening. Hot chocolate and light refreshments will be served. A holiday-themed model train layout will also be on display during the event. While tickets will be available on the day of the event, space is limited and tickets may be purchased in advance at the Museum. The museum is offering special pricing for the event. Tickets for adults and seniors are , children (4-12) are and Infants (3 and under) are free. For more information, email events@southernmuseum.org or call 770-427-2117 ext. 3058. Additional details about Polar Express Adventure and other future Museum events are available at facebook.com/southernmuseum or southernmuseum.org.

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* Once Upon A TimeOnce Upon A Time

Enter the world of a classic folk tale.

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* Holiday Hoopla! Holiday Hoopla!

'Tis the season for holiday fun.

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Our Current Exhibits

The GeneralThe Great Locomotive Chase Railroads ExhibitRailroads: Lifelines of the Civil War Glover FactoryGlover Machine Works Family Fun in the Education CenterThe Jolley Education Center Special ExhibitSPECIAL: "1864" (May 3-July 20)