Special Exhibit: Lincoln, the Constitution, and the Civil War: October 2-November 15, 2013. Sponsored by the National Constitution Center, the American Library Association, and the National Endowment for the Humanities, this traveling exhibit focuses on Lincoln's actions during the Civil War and the constitutionality of his decisions. For more information, please visit www.ala.org/programming/lincoln.
"What We Wore on our Heads: An Exhibition of Civil War Era Headwear." October 1-November 2, 2013. From PNJW Collections, this special traveling exhibit will feature a wide variety of mid-19th century headwear as well as interpretative panels on the customs of dress during the period.
Music at the Mansion, Saturday, April 26, 2014 6 p.m.: In partnership with the Georgia College Department of Music, the Old Governor's Mansion will host a concert featuring the university's small ensembles, Max Noah Singers, and the Wind Symphony. This will be a "picnic pops" event, so bring your food, blanket, and enjoy an evening of wonderful music. Donations will be accepted and all proceeds benefit music scholarships and the Old Governor's Mansion.
Women's History Specialty Tour: The Old Governor's Mansion is proud to present "Power Behind the Throne: Women at Georgia's Old Governor's Mansion 1839-1868." This specialty tour is available by appointment only and please read here for more information.
Blue Star Museum Program: The Old Governor's Mansion salutes active-duty military personnel and their families by joining with more than 1500 museums across the nation to offer free admission to service members and their families from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
Education Tours: Please contact the mansion office for specialty tours for your school or civic organization.
Christmas in the Mansion: November 23-27 and December 3-23. Candlelight tours will be offered on December 7, 14, and 19 at 6 and 7PM. Click here for pictures from the 2012 Christmas tours.
Mansion Series Lectures : The museum continues its popular lecture series with intriguing lectures on regional topics and historical events. All lectures begin at 6PM. in the Mansion's Education Building and are free to the public.Information on the Spring 2014 Lecture Series will be posted soon.
Curators Tours: Click here for information on the Mansion's exciting new tour program. (doc)
Labor Behind the Veil: The History of Slaves and Free Persons at Georgia's Old Governor's Mansion 1839 - 1868. Click here for more information. (doc)
Collections Tours: Click here (doc) for information on the Mansion's newest specialty tour program, featuring an in-depth look at the processes, methodologies, and styles associated with building the museum's extensive collection.