Museum Calendar

  • Sensory Friendly Afternoons - Autism Awareness Month
    Apr 13, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Enjoy all the Museum has to offer in a sensory-friendly environment. We welcome visitors with Autism Spectrum Disorder, sensory processing issues, or special needs to explore the Museum at their own pace. All ages are welcome. Included with general admission. Every Tuesday in April from 2pm to 5pm.
  • Mommy & Me CANCELED
    Apr 15, 10:00 AM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    There will be no Mommy & Me on April 15.
  • Sensory Friendly Afternoons - Autism Awareness Month
    Apr 20, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Enjoy all the Museum has to offer in a sensory-friendly environment. We welcome visitors with Autism Spectrum Disorder, sensory processing issues, or special needs to explore the Museum at their own pace. All ages are welcome. Included with general admission. Every Tuesday in April from 2pm to 5pm.
  • Homeschool Workshop (10am)
    Apr 21, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Train Design Why are some trains large and some small? In this workshop, students will investigate the form and function of trains and vehicles, discover how the form can enhance the function of a vehicle, and design and create their own vehicle for a specific task.
  • Homeschool Workshop (1pm)
    Apr 21, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Train Design Why are some trains large and some small? In this workshop, students will investigate the form and function of trains and vehicles, discover how the form can enhance the function of a vehicle, and design and create their own vehicle for a specific task.
  • Sensory Friendly Afternoons - Autism Awareness Month
    Apr 27, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Enjoy all the Museum has to offer in a sensory-friendly environment. We welcome visitors with Autism Spectrum Disorder, sensory processing issues, or special needs to explore the Museum at their own pace. All ages are welcome. Included with general admission. Every Tuesday in April from 2pm to 5pm.
  • Member Appreciation Day
    May 01, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144, USA
    A day of fun and entertainment on the front lawn of the museum, including bubbles, face painting, dancing, and music. Free snow cones and activities for members.
  • Mommy & Me - Freight Train (10am)
    May 06, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Hop on board a freight train as we move cargo!
  • Mommy & Me - Freight Train (12pm)
    May 06, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Hop on board a freight train as we move cargo!
  • Homeschool Workshop (10am)
    May 12, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Tall Tales Find the truth in fictional tall tales, and learn to create and tell your own stories. In this workshop, students will learn about train-related tall tales, practice creating their own stories, and discovery how primary and secondary resources can be used to find the truth in stories.
  • Homeschool Workshop (1pm)
    May 12, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Tall Tales Find the truth in fictional tall tales, and learn to create and tell your own stories. In this workshop, students will learn about train-related tall tales, practice creating their own stories, and discovery how primary and secondary resources can be used to find the truth in stories.
  • Mommy & Me - Leaves and Trees (10am)
    May 20, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Hug a tree and learn about these leafy friends.
  • Mommy & Me - Leaves and Trees (12pm)
    May 20, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Hug a tree and learn about these leafy friends.
  • Sensory Friendly Afternoons - May
    May 25, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Enjoy all the Museum has to offer in a sensory-friendly environment. We welcome visitors with Autism Spectrum Disorder, sensory processing issues, or special needs to explore the Museum at their own pace. All ages are welcome. Included with general admission. Last Tuesday of each month, 2pm – 5pm.
  • Homeschool Workshop (10am)
    May 26, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Civil War Cipher This program will explore some of the ways Civil War spies communicated with each other using codes or cyphers. Students will get the chance to hide messages using their own codes and code making items.
  • Homeschool Workshop (1pm)
    May 26, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Civil War Cipher This program will explore some of the ways Civil War spies communicated with each other using codes or cyphers. Students will get the chance to hide messages using their own codes and code making items.
  • Mommy & Me - Trains, Trams & Trolleys (10am)
    Jun 03, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Catch the bus to learn about public transportation!
  • Mommy & Me - Trains, Trams & Trolleys (12pm)
    Jun 03, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Catch the bus to learn about public transportation!
  • Civil War History Day
    Jun 05, 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM
    2829 Cherokee Street Northwest, Kennesaw, GA
    Watch history come to life as we explore various aspects of the Civil War!
  • Brain Train - Water Wheels (10am)
    Jun 09, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Water Wheels Dive into the world of water with this summer’s Brain Train! Discover how water wheels and turbines were used to power factories, trains, and other 18th century technology. Build your own water wheel and experiment to find the best design.
  • Brain Train - Water Wheels (1pm)
    Jun 09, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Water Wheels Dive into the world of water with this summer’s Brain Train! Discover how water wheels and turbines were used to power factories, trains, and other 18th century technology. Build your own water wheel and experiment to find the best design.
  • Historic Walking Tour of Kennesaw (11am)
    Jun 12, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144, USA
    MEMBERS ONLY Join Andrew and Lewis Bramlett of the Kennesaw Historical Society on a walking tour of downtown Kennesaw.
  • Historic Walking Tour of Kennesaw (1pm)
    Jun 12, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144, USA
    MEMBERS ONLY Join Andrew and Lewis Bramlett of the Kennesaw Historical Society on a walking tour of downtown Kennesaw.
  • Mommy & Me - Summertime Sunshine (10am)
    Jun 17, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Celebrate summer with fun in the sun.
  • Mommy & Me - Summertime Sunshine (12pm)
    Jun 17, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Celebrate summer with fun in the sun.
  • Brain Train - Water Wheels (10am)
    Jun 23, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Water Wheels Dive into the world of water with this summer’s Brain Train! Discover how water wheels and turbines were used to power factories, trains, and other 18th century technology. Build your own water wheel and experiment to find the best design.
  • Brain Train - Water Wheels (1pm)
    Jun 23, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Water Wheels Dive into the world of water with this summer’s Brain Train! Discover how water wheels and turbines were used to power factories, trains, and other 18th century technology. Build your own water wheel and experiment to find the best design.
  • Sensory Friendly Afternoons - June
    Jun 29, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Enjoy all the Museum has to offer in a sensory-friendly environment. We welcome visitors with Autism Spectrum Disorder, sensory processing issues, or special needs to explore the Museum at their own pace. All ages are welcome. Included with general admission. Last Tuesday of each month, 2pm – 5pm.
  • Mommy & Me - Across the Bridge (10am)
    Jul 01, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Help find a way across the river to learn about bridges.
  • Mommy & Me - Across the Bridge (12pm)
    Jul 01, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Help find a way across the river to learn about bridges.
  • Brain Train - Civil War Boats (10am)
    Jul 07, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Dive into the world of water with this summer’s Brain Train! Explore boat and submarine technology from time of the Civil War until today. Experiment with your own designs and see if they sink or float!
  • Brain Train - Civil War Boats (1pm)
    Jul 07, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Dive into the world of water with this summer’s Brain Train! Explore boat and submarine technology from time of the Civil War until today. Experiment with your own designs and see if they sink or float!
  • Mommy & Me - Sports Teams (10am)
    Jul 15, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Score some points as we learn about team sports.
  • Mommy & Me - Sports Teams (12pm)
    Jul 15, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Score some points as we learn about team sports.
  • Brain Train - Civil War Boats (10am)
    Jul 21, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Dive into the world of water with this summer’s Brain Train! Explore boat and submarine technology from time of the Civil War until today. Experiment with your own designs and see if they sink or float!
  • Brain Train - Civil War Boats (1pm)
    Jul 21, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Dive into the world of water with this summer’s Brain Train! Explore boat and submarine technology from time of the Civil War until today. Experiment with your own designs and see if they sink or float!
  • Sensory Friendly Afternoons - July
    Jul 27, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
    Enjoy all the Museum has to offer in a sensory-friendly environment. We welcome visitors with Autism Spectrum Disorder, sensory processing issues, or special needs to explore the Museum at their own pace. All ages are welcome. Included with general admission. Last Tuesday of each month, 2pm – 5pm.
  • 2021 Great Locomotive Chase 5K
    Sep 18, 7:30 AM
    Kennesaw First Baptist Church, 2958 North Main Street, Kennesaw, GA
    Get your engines ready for the 2021 Great Locomotive Chase 5K!
  • Scavenger Hunt
    Apr 03, 9:30 AM – Apr 11, 5:00 PM
    Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomot, 2829 Cherokee Street Northwest, Kennesaw, GA, USA
    Grab your camera & the kids and go on an adventure!
 

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