Museums in Griffin, GA

Find museums in Griffin, GA. Listings include Georgia Civil War Commission, Know Your Doc, The Nurses' Inn and National Nursing Museum and Walker Hill. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 05/11/20
    USS Cairo was the lead ship of the City-class gunboats and named for Cairo, Illinois. In June 1862, she captured the Confederate garrison of Fort Pillow on the Mississippi, enabling Union forces to oc...
    > Georgia Civil War Commission
  • 05/10/20
    We went into the woods and harvested (sustainably!) edible spring plants to infuse in a homemade tea. We blend sassafras, white pine, ground ivy, violets, and dandelion flowers into a refreshing, simp...
    > Georgia Civil War Commission
  • 05/09/20
    Archeologists from the National Park Service’s Southeast Archeological Center (SEAC) are recovering the remains of Civil War soldiers from the collapsed section of the Vicksburg National Cemetery. The...
    > Georgia Civil War Commission
  • 05/08/20
    The Battle of Columbus - also called the Battle of Girard - was the last major land battle of the War Between the States (or Civil War). It took place in Phenix City, Alabama, and Columbus, Georgia, o...
    > Georgia Civil War Commission
  • 05/07/20
    Among the forts abandoned by the Confederate concentration prior to the battle was Fort No. 5. While urban sprawl has largely consumed the old battlefield, the stalwart history buff can still find the...
    > Georgia Civil War Commission