The Funk Heritage Center on the campus of Reinhardt University showcases the local history of Native Americans (Creek and Cherokee) and of early settlers.

John H. Bennett Grocery Store - ChristmasWelcome to the Funk Heritage Center

The Funk Heritage Center will be closed December 24 and 25 for the Christmas holiday. It will be open on December 26 and 27 for weekend visitors. Reinhardt University and the Heritage Center will be closed the following week, December 28-January 1 and the Center will reopen Saturday, January 2.

Pictured above right, a replica of the Bennett Grocery Store, located in the Salacoa Valley, is on display in the Center. It is decorated for the holiday season. Stop by the museum gift shop to find some unusual gifts.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the Funk Heritage Center staff.  

The Funk Heritage Center is a certified National Park Service Trail of Tears interpretive center. Click here to visit the Hall of the Ancients to read more about our Trail of Tears exhibit.

The Funk Heritage Center is located on the Reinhardt University campus in Waleska, Georgia.


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