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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.

 Black History Month

Coming in February

W. W. Law Exhibit

February 10 - March 31, 2020

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 Massie Awarded CMA Award

2019 CMA
Award of Excellence

Massie Heritage Center has been awarded the Coastal Museums Association’s Award of Excellence in Education and Interpretation for our program, “Pinching Pottery and Weaving Walls: American Indian STEAM”.
This program was created to help 3rd grade teachers meet recent changes in the Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE) related to American Indian settlement across North America

 Savannah-Chatham County Public School teachers expressed a desire for a more local and place-based approach. The program is an interactive STEAM program that can be performed at Massie Heritage Center, or in a classroom setting.

 Recently, SCCPSS schools have popularized “STEAM Nights” as an exciting community event celebrating Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math. Massie’s American Indian programs quickly became a favorite during “STEAM Nights” 

One of the most crucial aspects of the 3rd grade GSE is that students understand how the geography, environment and resources affected the American Indians and how/where they settled. This complex relationship between Coastal Georgia's American Indians and our unique geography is something that we wanted to interpret in depth using hands-on STEAM activities. Using the exact same pottery or weaving technique that the American Indians used provides students and visitors with a fresh look on historic material. 

 In addition to the estimated 2,000 students from the SCCPSS that attended this program as a field trip, we also brought this program to 5 STEAM nights- reaching Savannah families throughout the low-country.     

 Left to right: Jim Jansen, SCAD, Rachel Warren, Massie,
   Elise Butler, 
President, CMA (presented the awards), 
     Rachel Strayer, Telfair Museums, Ayela Khuhro


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 Georgia History Festival


Georgia Day 
 February 20, 2020


 Super Museum Sundy

Massie Heritage Center will be open and free to the public from 12pm - 4 pm on Sunday,
February 9th as a part of the Georgia History festival's 2020 Savannah's Super Museum Sunday.

Visit this website for a list of other museums
included in Super Museum Sunday. 

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 GCSS Award


The 2019 Georgia Council for the Social Studies Conference was held October 10-11, in Athens, GA.

The Mission of the Georgia Council for the Social Studies is to advocate for, support, and celebrate the advancement of quality social studies teaching for Georgia students.

At the annual conference Massie Heritage Center was presented the Program of Excellence Award for their programming on American Indian Cultures.


Ayela Khuhro and Rachel Warren, Heritage Education Specialists
Steven Smith, Curator
Massie Heritage Center

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


Savannah Morning News 


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