Historic Heartland / Madison

Steffen Thomas Museum of Art

4200 Bethany Rd.
Madison, GA 30625

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The Steffen Thomas Museum and Archives is dedicated to providing art education programs and projects for children and families in rural Northeast and Middle Georgia communities. Using Georgia artist Steffen Thomas's work as examples of creative expression, the museum provides opportunities for children to develop their own talents, a deeper understanding of themselves, of their connections to all living things and of their responsibility for preserving the environment. The Steffen Thomas Museum and Archives, a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization, owns and displays a large collection of Steffen Thomas's sculptures, paintings, mosaics, ceramics, furniture, works on paper as well as personal papers and artifacts documenting his life. The museum is also dedicated to exhibiting and preserving this collection for future generations.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Tuesday: 11:00AM - 4:00PM
    Wednesday: 11:00AM - 4:00PM
    Thursday: 11:00AM - 4:00PM
    Friday: 11:00AM - 4:00PM
    Saturday: 11:00AM - 4:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    General Admission $5.00

    Seniors (65+) and Students $3.00

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Gift Shop, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    General Information


    Group Amenities


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


  • Gardens with Venus and Other Paintings by Nicholas Kilmer

    Gardens with Venus and Other Paintings by Nicholas Kilmer

    12/05/2016 - 02/25/2017

    The Steffen Thomas Museum of Art invites the public to the opening reception for Garden with Venus and Other Paintings by Nicholas Kilmer on Thursday, Dec. 1 from 6 – 8 p.m. American painter Nicholas Kilmer began his artistic career well-steeped in American and French Impressionism. His early life, in the United States, was lived in the legacy of his artist-grandfather, Frederick Frieseke, one of the American expatriates working in France during the early 20th century. After the war, the fa... read more