Funk Heritage Center Special Programs
The Funk Heritage Center offers many special programs for adults and children, including:
- Specialized tours for school children.
- Group tours for adults.
- Lectures on various interesting topics.
- Georgia History Timeline (October - see school field trips) Professional re-enactors portray many famous historical characters. More than 2000 children attend this one-of-a-kind school field trip each year.
- History Alive - (see school field trips) Living history volunteers are dressed in pioneer clothing in the Appalachian Settlement.
- Pioneer Days (each May - see school field trips) Students visit Settlement to see how early Georgia settlers lived and worked.
- Summer day camp for elementary age children.
- Monthly book club (no cost for attendees).
- Native American Day (each November).
- Local and Family History Program (each spring).
- Programs and tours available for scout groups - call for information and reservations.
For more information about these programs, see the menu on the left and click on the name of the program.