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Cherokee County History Museum and Visitors Center

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This county/city museum is educational

This small museum is in an historical building in the heart of downtown Canton. It describes by... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
John N
Fun little museum with some interesting artifacts

We stopped in to see the exhibit on poultry farms and learned a great deal about the county in the... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Flans_l
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Learn about Cherokee County's past from before the time of the Cherokee Indians through the 21st century! The museum features movies, interactive iPad presentations, exhibits, and artifacts from the collections of the Cherokee County Historical...more
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100 North St, Canton, GA 30114-2779
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+1 770-345-3288
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Helpful staff. Interesting photos and displays. Good location; accessible. Located in the old historic courthouse.

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Reviewed 16 July 2018

This small museum is in an historical building in the heart of downtown Canton. It describes by photo's, displays in cases, narrative sign on the walls, and interactive tablet exhibits the boom and bust times of the small towns comprising Cherokee county. From the forcible...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

We stopped in to see the exhibit on poultry farms and learned a great deal about the county in the past 70 or so years. It was well researched and had some very interesting pictures and items related to the exhibit. They also had some...More

Thank Flans_l
Reviewed 19 August 2017

very informative - learned a lot about the area. put this place on your bucket list if your in town.

1  Thank kingkool32
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I stumbled upon the museum when I first moved here to Canton... when I walked in I thought for sure it would be your usual visitors center, but was very pleased to find a small museum dedicated to sharing a little history on the natives...More

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 18 May 2017

It is great to visit when they have special exhibits. My Girl Scout Troop enjoyed visiting. It is a very small museum, so I would not go unless they had another exhibit going on.

Thank GinaJenk
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The display is quite impressive. They have such a variety of artwork on display. Not to mention that Cherokee County is so full of history that tends to get overlooked.

Thank Shinguni
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Enjoyed our visit at the Canton Co History Museum. It's not a big place but it packs a lot of great history of the past. Well worth a visit with a stop afterwards at any of the local downtown restuarants.

Thank Alan L
Reviewed 3 November 2016

The Cherokee County Historical Society teamed with the City of Canton to provide space to caretake our local Cherokee history. Well done, CCHS!

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 15 July 2016

We live in Canton and had not been here until today, the photo that is with the venue is just that, the entire museum pretty much; we felt a little stupid at first as we went in there as a "starting point" so my daughter...More

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