Bartow History Museum Events

History museum offers pirate camp during winter break

Written by  Donna HarrisThe Daily Tribune News The Caribbean isn’t the only place filled with pirates. Young pirates will be sailing into Cartersville next month during the weeklong Bartow Buccaneers Winter Break Camp 2015 at the Bartow History Museum. “Winter can be a hard time to have a break from school,” said Kelly Watters, manager […]

BHM exhibit highlights Cartersville resident’s 1952 televised wedding

by:  Marie Nesmith   The Daily Tribune  News 6 days ago | 850 views Elizabeth Shadburn watches her 1952 wedding that was  broadcast on national television and is now part of an exhibit at the Bartow  History Museum. SKIP BUTLER/The Daily Tribune News slideshow With a video of their wedding featured in the  Bartow History Museum’s newest […]

Remembering the Past: Civil War-related events highlight Confederate History and Heritage Month

by:  Marie Nesmith     The Daily Tribune  News a month ago | 1975 views Civil War Events view slideshow (3 images)       PREV         NEXT << >> In the midst of Confederate History and  Heritage Month, a bevy of Civil War-related events are taking shape across the  county. Referred to as living history offerings, the programs will […]

Civil War Comes Alive at Bartow History Museum

 Tony Potts 04-05-2013Throughout the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, two Cartersville museums, Bartow History Museum and Booth Western Art Museum, are partnering to produce an event, Civil War Comes Alive! each April, through 2015. Meant to teach visitors about all aspects of the Civil War, this year’s event will be held on Saturday, April […]

Local entities plan closures for Good Friday, spring break events

 by: Mark Andrews The Daily Tribune  News 2 months ago | 705 views Today, all Bartow County and Cartersville  city government offices will be closed, along with the Bartow County Library  System. While the library will be closed, the Cartersville branch will be  hosting some special events for youth while schools are out for spring […]