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Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History


2829 Cherokee Street
Kennesaw, GA 30144
United States

(??.? miles from you)


Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History


(??.? miles from you)

2829 Cherokee Street
Kennesaw, GA 30144
United States


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Why You Should Go...

The Southern Museum, located in historic downtown Kennesaw, is a Smithsonian Affiliated museum home to the locomotive General, the Civil War-era steam locomotive hijacked by Union spies during The Great Locomotive Cha

The museum also houses a large collection of Civil War artifacts that tell the story of how railroads influenced the South before, during, and after the Civil War. Learn how steam locomotives were built at the turn of the century by taking a walk through our Glover Machine Works exhibit.

Children love the Jolley Education Center where they can play with train simulators and toy trains, and learn about rail safety.

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Why You Should Go...

The Southern Museum, located in historic downtown Kennesaw, is a Smithsonian Affiliated museum home to the locomotive General, the Civil War-era steam locomotive hijacked by Union spies during The Great Locomotive Chase.

The museum also houses a large collection of Civil War artifacts that tell the story of how railroads influenced the South before, during, and after the Civil War. Learn how steam locomotives were built at the turn of the century by taking a walk through our Glover Machine Works exhibit.

Children love the Jolley Education Center where they can play with train simulators and toy trains, and learn about rail safety.

What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round

Hours:

11:00am - 6:00pm

9:30am - 5:00pm

9:30am - 5:00pm

9:30am - 5:00pm

9:30am - 5:00pm

9:30am - 5:00pm

9:30am - 5:00pm

Cost: Less than $25

Payment: Cash, Check, Travelers Check, MC, Visa, Discover

Discounts: Seniors, AAA Members

Parking: Free On-site

Available: Self-Guided Tour, Kids Activities, Banquet Facilities, Gift Shop, Souvenirs

Extra Fun...

Insider Info

There is additional parking behind the museum on Shirley Drive.

Closed Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas, and New Year's Day.

Fun Facts

Check out the Depot across the street and see what a 1908 train depot looked like.

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Why You Should Go...

The Southern Museum, located in historic downtown Kennesaw, is a Smithsonian Affiliated museum home to the locomotive General, the Civil War-era steam locomotive hijacked by Union spies during The Great Locomotive Chase.

The museum also houses a large collection of Civil War artifacts that tell the story of how railroads influenced the South before, during, and after the Civil War. Learn how steam locomotives were built at the turn of the century by taking a walk through our Glover Machine Works exhibit.

Children love the Jolley Education Center where they can play with train simulators and toy trains, and learn about rail safety.

More...

What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round

Hours:
11:00am - 6:00pm
9:30am - 5:00pm
9:30am - 5:00pm
9:30am - 5:00pm
9:30am - 5:00pm
9:30am - 5:00pm
9:30am - 5:00pm

Cost: Less than $25

Payment: Cash, Check, Travelers Check, MC, Visa, Discover

Discounts: Seniors, AAA Members

Parking: Free On-site

Available: Self-Guided Tour, Kids Activities, Banquet Facilities, Gift Shop, Souvenirs

CALENDAR

  • Thu

    26

  • More

Show more

Extra Fun

Insider Info

There is additional parking behind the museum on Shirley Drive.

Closed Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas, and New Year's Day.

Fun Facts

Check out the Depot across the street and see what a 1908 train depot looked like.

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