Adult Outreach Presentations | Southern Museum

Adult Outreach Presentations

Schedule a visit by one of our museum educators for an engaging history presentation, complete with Q&A at the end of the presentation.

Fee: $50 for a single presentation. A standard mileage fee will be charged for visits outside of a 20 mile radius of the museum.

1) The Great Locomotive Chase
Program Length: 45 min.
The Great Locomotive Chase is one of the most daring railroad adventures in history. Follow Andrews’ Raiders, who were among the first to receive the Medal of Honor, in this exciting audio-visual presentation. The General’s long history will also be explored.

2) Life of the Civil War Soldier
Program Length: 30 min.
A program exploring the daily life of a Civil War soldier with the help of reproduction Confederate and Union uniforms and equipment.

3) Casting a New South: The Glover Machine Works
Program Length: 45 min.
This audio-visual presentation details the story of the Glover Machine Works of Marietta, GA from working factory to museum exhibit. The role the factory played in the industrialization of the South and how locomotives were constructed is detailed.

4) The Southern Museum
Program Length: 20 - 30 min.
This audio-visual presentation provides an overview of the exhibits, archival resources and educational opportunities available to visitors of the Southern Museum. In 2003 the Museum opened after a $6 million expansion and is a member of the prestigious Smithsonian affiliations program.

To Schedule a Program:

  • Contact the Museum Tour Coordinator at 770.427.2117 ext. 3169 or email hidden; JavaScript is required.
  • Reservations must be made a minimum of three weeks in advance and are subject to availability.

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