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Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket. The Lapham—Patterson House will open its doors free of charge to all Museum Day ticketholders on Saturday, September 18 from 10am until 3pm as part […]
Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket. The Thomasville History Center will open its doors free of charge to all Museum Day ticketholders on Saturday, September 18 from 10am until 4pm as […]
Hosted By Thomasville Landmarks & the Thomasville History CenterDrinks, Light Bites, and an opportunity to view the new historic district created by Camp L.P.H.Lapham-Patterson House, 626 N. Dawson StreetThursday, August 12, 5:00 – 7:00 PM Free to attend, open only to current Landmarks members & Thomasville History Center membersJoin us as we celebrate the creativity of attendees […]
Dogust Is Back!August 2021 | #Dogust, follow on Facebook & Instagram @ThomasvilleHistory The time is nearly here for the 5th annual #Dogust celebration on the History Center’s social media pages. In honor of the dog days of summer and our love for man’s best friend, we continue to scour our collections for images that contain […]
Hybrid Virtual and In-Person Lecture, “The Edible South,” by Dr. Marcie Cohen Ferris, Author & Professor Emeritus of American Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; 7:30pm in the Thomasville History Center’s newly re-designed Davis Gallery. Admission free and open to all. Learn more about Marcie and her research at marciecohenferris.com.
Calling all crafters! We’re making baskets… Our next Hands-On Heritage Workshop will be offered on Saturday, October 9 from 10am-3pm. Hone your basket-weaving skills or attempt a new challenge! Under the guidance of Leslie Johnson, intermediate-level crafters will design and create a double bottom basket using two different tones and widths of reed. This method […]
ENGAGE Museum Outreach
ENRICH Traveling History Trunk
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Membership dues comprise 15% of our operating budget and they are augmented through a generous grant that affords us $1 for every $2 that we can raise, these funds are integral to our existence. As a member, you will enjoy free admission to the museum, priority registration for our special events and a subscription to our quarterly newsletter the Hourglass.