November is Native American Heritage Month and Georgia’s Rome has several events that celebrate the rich cultures, traditions, histories and important contributions of Native people.
Tour The Chieftain’s Museum & Major Ridge Home to learn about Cherokee history in Rome and how Major Ridge played a significant role in the events that deeply affect the Cherokee Nation. The museum will host a Free Day with traditional Cherokee storytelling and portrayals of historical figures on Saturday, November 3rd from 10am-2pm on the museum campus.
Take a short trip to Cave Spring, to see the historic Vann’s Cabin another Cherokee landmark, and immerse yourself in more local Cherokee history in the heart of Vann’s Valley.
Also stop by one of our Visitor Centers and pick up one of our brochures on Native American Heritage throughout Northwest Georgia!