Bartow History Museum
Located in Historic Downtown Cartersville, Georgia
Immerse yourself in history! Located in historic downtown Cartersville, the Bartow History Museum illustrates the past and present of Georgia’s Bartow County. Visitors can view exhibits featuring 200 years of history, from Cherokee habitation in the early 1800s (pre-Bartow County) to events shaping the region today. The museum is housed in the refurbished 1869 Courthouse building in the heart of downtown Cartersville, conveniently located near restaurants and shops. If you want to spend more time in historic Cartersville, our knowledgeable staff is always ready to answer questions and share information about our region.
Recipient of Georgia Historical Society’s 2020 Affiliate of the Year Award
Recipient of the 2020 Friend of Agriculture award by the Bartow County Farm Bureau and Bartow County Extension Service
Bartow History Museum is a Program of Georgia Museums, Inc. as is the Booth Western Art Museum and the Tellus Science Museum. Look for the newest addition this fall, the Savoy Automobile Museum.