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Crossroads is a newsletter is produced and distributed by the Funk Heritage Center. Please see Crossroadsthe Funk Heritage Center Newsletter published twice each year.

Cherokee County History

Cherokee County History - Hickory Log Archaeological Site

The valley of the Etowah River has been home to people for more than 2,000 years. Artifacts found in 1995 before construction of the Canton Walmart provide evidence of occupation. Read more>

Special Awards

Funk Heritage Center Receives Governor's Award in the Humanities 2010

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7300 Reinhardt Circle 
Waleska, GA 30183-2981
Field Trip or Tour: 770-720-5970
Museum Gift Shop: 770-720-5967
Special Programs: 770-720-9222

Tuesday-Friday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed Sunday
Closed Monday

General Admission
Adults 18 and Up: $7.00
Seniors Over 65: $6.50
Active Duty Military: Free
Under 18: $5.00

National Parks Service
Trail of Tears Interpretive Site