Plantation Trace / Albany

Thronateeska Heritage Center

Heritage Plaza, 100 W. Roosevelt Ave.
Albany, GA 31701

229-432-6955
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Located in historic downtown Albany, the Thronateeska Heritage Center is composed of three major parts: The History Museum, Wetherbee Planetarium, and Science Museum. Rental space on the historic property is also available.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Thursday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Age 3 and under Free

    Hisory & Science Museums $0.00

    Planetarium Shows - 4 & UP $3.50

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Family-friendly

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Discover Treasure: History and Recovery of the 1715 'Treasure' Fleet Loss

    Discover Treasure: History and Recovery of the 1715 'Treasure' Fleet Loss

    04/02/2015 - 04/02/2015

    Travel through time in the Wetherbee Planetarium with recovery diver, lecturer, and author Mike Brown. This event is appropriate for all ages.

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  • Earth Day 45

    Earth Day 45

    04/18/2015 - 04/18/2015

    Join us for a special celebration of the 45th anniversary of Earth Day! We have an exciting array of events planned, such as art activities in the Science Museum, games and relay races with prizes, exhibits in the Science Museum and History Museum, and train exhibit with steam locomotive and rail cars. Visit the summer camp information table! Admission is free but there is a charge for the planetarium show. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Meeting Rooms

  • Name Dimensions Ceiling Ht Sq. Feet Banquet Cap. Theater Cap. Classroom Cap. U-Shaped Cap. Exhibit Cap. Conference Cap. Reception Cap.
    Chautauqua Room and Station Depot - - - - - - - - - 85