Through interactive exhibits and enlightening programs, Bartow History Museum illustrates the past and present of Georgia’s Bartow County. Visitors can explore Cherokee and pioneer cabins, sit in a one-room school house, listen to historic voices, and much more.
The Call of the Land:
Cultivating Bartow’s Agricultural Legacy
April 26, 2018 – September 29, 2018
Bartow in Pictures Exhibit: Parades
January – December 2018
Each year we select 12 images from the thousands preserved in the archives of the museum to feature on our Bartow in Pictures wall. This year’s theme is “Parades” and features images of a variety of local parades in Cartersville and Bartow County.
Step back in time and touch history by exploring Bartow County’s past through hands-on interactive activities.
- Touch the belongings of Cherokee and early Pioneer families.
- Experience the hardships of a Civil War soldier.
- Listen to the stories of Bartow County history makers in an authentic 1940s telephone booth.
- Shop at the General Store.
- Work a shift in a textile mill.
- Read a book at the old fashioned school desks.