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Heritage Center
207 East Gordon Street
Savannah, GA 31401
Phone: (912) 395-5070
FAX: (912) 201-7650

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Heritage Classroom
Go back in time in this authentic replica of a classroom from the 1800s.

 Explore Savannah

  Savannah Scavenger Hunt

Savannah Scavenger Hunt, a book by Chirs Sergi, takes its readers on a fun scavenger hunt, exploring Savannah's Historic District and the Low Country.  It encourages its readers to discover the Low Country of Georgia with scavenger hunts of Bonaventure Cemetery and Tybee Island. Savannah Scavenger Hunt includes history, colorful photography, maps and a complete answer key with locations and information on each historic find. There are even challenging bonus finds for the most adventurous explores!

Whether you're a visitor to Savannah or a longtime resident, Savannah Scavenger Hunt will guide you through one of the nation's largest National Historic Landmark Districts exploring pirates' secret tunnels, antebellum mansions, spooky cemeteries, Civil War forts, historic gardens, storied parks and much more!

Chris Sergi, will be visiting Massie and signing copies of her book on Saturday, April 22nd from 10:00- 12:00.

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 May Day 2017

 Summer Camps at Massie


Art through the Ages Day Camp
Rising K through 3rd grade 
Session I: June 5th - June 9th, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. 
Session II: June 26th through June 30th, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. 

Students will learn about arts and crafts from the Creek and Cherokee period through Colonial and Victorian times up to the modern era. Campers will create their own artwork and explore Savannah’s museums including the Jepson Center for the Arts and SCAD Art Museum. The camp will culminate in a gallery show featuring their own “Artwork through the Ages.”  


 Digging History Day Camp                                 
Rising 3rd through 6th grade students 
Session I:  July 10 through July 14, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Session II:  July 24 through July 28, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.     

Be an archaeologist at summer camp! Take part in a “simulated excavation” and learn the entire process of digging up, gridding out to scale, labeling and identifying artifacts.  You will also make special crafts and discover many of the archaeological treasures of the Georgia Coast by visiting Battlefield Park, Wormsloe State Historic Site, Colonial Park Cemetery, Fort FredericaSkidaway Island and more 

Cost per camp:: For $135 per camper, you will be provided all supplies, admissions to historical sites and museums, transportation and snacks for the entire week.  Extended care is available for the hours of 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. for an additional $25 per week.  

Massie Heritage Center: Built in 1856 on beautiful Calhoun Square, Massie School is the oldest public school in Georgia. Closing as a traditional school in 1974, but remaining part of the Savannah-Chatham Public School System, Massie reopened as a Heritage Center in 1978 providing curriculum-based educational programs for school children K-12. Massie also houses several hands-on exhibits showcasing the history and architecture of Savannah.

For details and registration, visit www.massieheritagecenter.comemail Rachel.Warren@sccpss.comor call our office at (912) 395-5070 

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 Walking Tours

History is Monumental
ening Walking Tours with Massie
April 2017

Massie Heritage Center is offering guided tours on the evenings of 4/18/2017 and 4/25/2017 along Savannah’s charming Bull Street corridor.  This is rare opportunity to walk where history was made during the colonial, American Revolution and Civil War eras. You will hear some of the tales behind the monuments, statuary and exquisite homes and discover who is buried beneath our beautiful squares, and why they are there.

The 1 mile walk will begin at 5p.m. at Massie and will conclude in Johnson Square at 6:30 p.m. The cost of the tour is $15 per person. Click Here to make a reservation or call our office at 912- 395-5070. 


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 Event Calendar

5/1/2017 10:00 AM   May Day Festival  
6/5/2017 9:00 AM   Art & Architecture Day Camp Session I  
June 5-9
For grades K-3
9 am-3 pm
More details on Massie's homepage
6/26/2017 9:00 AM   Art & Architecture Day Camp Session II 
June 26-30
For Grade K-3
9 am - 3 pm
More details on Massie's homepage
7/10/2017 11:00 AM   Digging History Day Camp Session I  
July 10-14
For Grades 3-6
9 am - 3 pm
More details on Massie's homepage
7/24/2017 11:00 AM   Digging History Day Camp Session II  
July 24-29
For grades 3-6
9 am - 3 pm
More details on Massie's homepage


Massie Heritage Center:
Honoring Our Guides
One of our program guides, Charlotte Landon, was the first city guide to receive certification under the new certification system. 


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