Atlanta Metro / Kennesaw

Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History

2829 Cherokee St.
Kennesaw, GA 30144

770-427-2117
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Take a trip back in time to the Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History in Kennesaw. One of the top metro Atlanta museums, the Southern Museum has three impressive permanent collections and a membership in the prestigious Smithsonian Affiliations Program. This world-class Atlanta tourism attraction offers a wide range of exhibits, including a glimpse into the daily lives of soldiers in its Civil War collection; a reproduction of a turn-of-the-century locomotive assembly line from the Glover Machine Works; and an exciting depiction of the Civil War's Great Locomotive Chase, featuring the General locomotive.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 11:00AM - 6:00PM
    Monday: 9:30AM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 9:30AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 9:30AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 9:30AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 9:30AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 9:30AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Adults $7.50

    Children (ages 4-12) $5.50

    Children 3 and under Free

    Group Tours See Website

    Other rates - Military, AAA See Website

    Seniors (over 60) $6.50

    Facility Amenities

    Gift Shop, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Meeting Facilities, Parking on Site, Party Facilities, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly

    Group Amenities

    Group Rates Available, Group-friendly

    Special Tags

    Civil War Site

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages