Homeschool Days

Homeschool Programs include a living history demonstration,
hands-on activities, and crafts related to the subject matter.

Homeschool families can make a reservation by calling 770-387-2774.

Admission: Students $5 – Parents $3*  (*ask about member rates!)



Map Happenings HomeschoolJanuary 12, 2015 – Map Happenings
Program Time:  1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Registration Required: 770-387-2774 FULL
Discover the importance of maps; learn directions, map symbols and how a compass works with hands-on activities. (Ages 6-12)



Women at War HomeschoolMarch 2, 2015 – Women at War
Program Time:  1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Registration Required: 770-387-2774
Explore the lives of brave women who have served our country in difficult times. Students will discover the trials of Rosie the Riveter, Clara Barton and others though feature exhibits, historical interpreters, and hands-on activities.  (Ages 6-12)



February 16, 2015 – 20th Century Presidents
Program Time:  10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Group Registration: 770-387-3849
Special Presentations:
Bartow History Museum: 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm

Presidentys Day Homeschool Museum EventJoint program with Bartow History Museum and Booth Western Art Museum. Dive deeper into the lives of 20th century presidents John F. Kennedy and Georgia’s Jimmy Carter at Bartow History Museum. At Booth Museum explore primary presidential images in the exhibit The President’s Photographer: Fifty Years Inside the Oval Office.   (Ages 6-14)



Civil War Comes Alive HomeschoolMay 1, 2015 The Civil War Comes Alive
Program Time: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Special Performances: 9:30, 10:20, 11:30, and 12:20
Group Registration: 770-387-3849

In recognition of the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War, the Bartow History Museum and the Booth Museum are offering the chance to bring your students to an unforgettable Civil War experience. This one day special event will bring history to life for students through interaction with soldiers from both sides of the War. Choose from four performance times to experience the life of a Civil War soldier, then visit a field hospital, see a cannon being fired and much more. Demonstrations of blacksmithing, rifle firing, and signaling along with a visit to the home front will also provide students with a unique perspective on the War. Students may also visit special exhibitions inside each museum.(Grades 3-12)




For questions regarding Home School Days, please call 770-382-3818 x 6288