Upcoming Events

Special Exhibitions and Programs

Mansion Series Lectures 
The museum continues its popular lecture series with intriguing lectures on regional topics and historical events. All lectures are free and open to the public. For more information, please call 478-445-4545 or email Director Matt Davis at matt.davis@gcsu.edu

High Tea and Doll Wedding: Saturday April 8 from 2 pm to 4 pm 
Come and experience a recreation of Mary Virginia Brown's 1859 doll wedding held with pomp and circumstance at Georgia's Old Governor's Mansion.  In addition, participants will witness a maypole celebration, enjoy a full high tea with historic recipes, and go through Georgia's Old Governor's Mansion on a tour that focuses on women and children.  Advance reservations are required.  Adults: $20, Students/Children $15.  Please call 478-445-4545 for more information.

Blue Star Museum Program: Georgia's 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. 

Specialized Tours: 

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. 

Women's History Specialty Tour: Georgia's 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.

Education Tours: Please contact the Mansion office for specialty tours for your school or civic organization.