The new Cherokee County History Center will be an exceptional cultural asset, a dynamic education resource, and an economic development driver for historic downtown Canton and Cherokee County. History in the Making is History Cherokee’s plan to build a multi-functional facility to meet the challenge of protecting, preserving, and sharing Cherokee County’s unique and compelling history.
Our members play a critical role in helping us to fulfill our mission to connect people with history. As an active participant in our community, History Cherokee is committed to being a community resource for visitors and locals discover, preserve, and celebrate our history. Members receive complimentary access to almost everything we have to offer. Benefits of joining History Cherokee include advance notice and exclusive invitations to special events, history programs, museum exhibitions, and so much more!
History Cherokee is committed to the collection, preservation, and interpretation of Cherokee County history. We strive to cultivate a love of learning and greater understanding of our shared past and serve as a trusted community resource. We hope you will consider making a donation or memorial gift today to continue supporting our mission to connect the past to present within in Cherokee County, Georgia.
All objects or items donated to the museum must fit within the criteria listed below:
Items must be in good to fair condition
Items must have a solid connection to life in and the history of Cherokee County’s residents, places, and events.
The museum must have available space to store and resources to care for the item.