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Marietta Museum of History

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Actual Hotel Room of Andrew Raider

Has actual bed in actual Marietta hotel room of leader of Andrew Raiders who stole a Confederate... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
Perrythomasbarrett
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Rockmart, Georgia
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Very interesting

Very interesting and educational. Nice, friendly and very knowledgeable staff. If you are in the... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Vero A
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Ohio
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The Marietta Museum of History is one of Marietta's unique treasures. The museum is located in the Historic Kennesaw House, a structure built in 1845. Located just steps off the Marietta Square, the museum is a perfect afternoon activity for...more
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1 Depot St NE, Ste 200, Marietta, GA 30060-1900
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Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Has actual bed in actual Marietta hotel room of leader of Andrew Raiders who stole a Confederate locomotive nearby and nearly drove it to Union lines.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Perrythomasbarrett
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Very interesting and educational. Nice, friendly and very knowledgeable staff. If you are in the Marietta area and love history, you must visit this museum

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Vero A
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Lacks focus. Poor presentation of a seemingly random collection of artifacts. Marietta deserves so much better. Didn't feel like a learned a lot about Marrietta.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Emil2010
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Lcated in a former cotton warrhouse/Civil War hospital/hotel, this is a great little locall museum with exhibits obviously donated by local families. My 9 year old grandson and I had fun checking out things like an old phone booth with a dial phone and a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank edithaz2017
Reviewed 5 December 2017

We have been all around this place and I finally decided to stop in to check it out because I needed some expert information on some items recently purchased at an antique auction. Not the normal use for a museum but I was pleased with...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank davidbmarietta241
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Lived in Marietta all my life! I still learnwd quite a bit visiting this museum!! Has a nice gift shop too. Seniors $5 to get in. Well worth it! Wish I had gone sooner!

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank FishnotFishy
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We are Northerners...still from the North, although we have lived here for the past 34 years! But we are still Northerners and we believe that the Norht was right to fight against slavery and the division of the United States! m Hey, we are all...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Elaine R
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We make it a point to visit local museums in our travels, but, strangely enough, even though we live in Marietta and walk past the History Museum several times on a daily basis, we had just never been to see it. After finally going, we've...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank springlering
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The museum is located in a building that once was a hospital for both sides in the Civil War. It is loaded with artifacts and history of Marietta and Cobb county. Be sure to make this a stop. The entry was only $7 per person.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank cindyhighland
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Fun fact that this is the room where James Andrews planned the Great Locomotive Chase. Cherokee Indian maps and archaeological finds.

Date of experience: July 2017
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