Special Exhibitions and Programs
Blue Star Museum Program: Memorial Day to Labor Day
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. For more information on this program, please visit https://www.arts.gov/national/blue-star-museums. For frequently asked questions about this program, click here.
Juneteenth: Friday, June 16, 2017
3pm - Lecture, 3:30pm - Labor Behind the Veil tour
Juneteenth is a holiday celebrating the end of slavery in the United States at the end of the Civil War. In honor of Juneteenth, join us for an enlightening afternoon on the history of slavery at the Old Governor’s Mansion through a lecture on the material culture of slavery by Curator Molly Randolph and our specialty tour: Labor Behind the Veil. The lecture is free and the tour is at the special price of $8 adults/seniors and $4 students.
Mystery and Murder at the Mansion: The Case of John Mackey Brown - Friday, October 13, 2017
Save the date! Georgia's Old Governor's Mansion will be putting on two murder mystery parties on the evening of October 13th exploring the death of Lieut. Col. John Mackey Brown, Governor Brown's brother, in 1864 . More information will be published as it becomes available.