Jim Sawgrass

Georgia History Timeline

October 10 and 11

This annual school field trip features Jim Sawgrass pictured above. This special living history program also includes General James Oglethorpe, Sequoyah, President Lincoln and other professional reenactors. Students will enjoy visiting our pioneer village and learning how people lived during the 1840s. Make reservations early.


Attention Teachers!

Make reservations for school field trips and the Georgia History Timeline to select the best days and times for your visit to the Funk Heritage Center. 

Trail of Tears Designation 

TheFunk 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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