A Note from the Thomasville History Center
The Thomasville History Center’s historic buildings and grounds are open to self-guided tours, Monday-Saturday 10am-4pm. The Lapham-Patterson is open on Fridays and Saturdays. Please review our re-opening informationbefore your arrival. Visitors must follow all CDC recommendations for social distancing, face coverings, and hand hygiene during their visit. Scavenger hunts are available for guests to enjoy as they explore.
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We’re opening up one of our favorite Camp Dawson traditions to the community for a special edition of Make History. All ages are invited to bring their own freshly-washed white cotton item to dye and we will walk you through the steps to make your own tie-dye masterpiece! To participate: Please sign up for a […]
These kits include all the required materials and printed instructions. Some kits may require basic at-home supplies, like scissors, glue, or paint. The fee for these kits will depend on the materials but will be kept as low as possible. Kits should be completed with adult supervision and age appropriateness is at the discretion of […]
#FromtheArchives Lecture: The African American Middle Class in Thomasville in the Age of Booker T. Washington
Join the Thomasville History Center as enjoy a lecture #fromthearchives. On June 4 at Noon, “The African American Middle Class in Thomasville in the Age of Booker T. Washington,” by Dr. Titus Brown, of the Florida A&M University will premiere on Facebook and YouTube @thomasvillehistory. Dr. Titus presented this program at the Thomasville History Center […]
The Thomasville History Center, the Thomasville Center for the Arts, and the Thomasville Visitor’s Center want to bring a little color and fun into your quarantine! All ages are invited to participate in the “Our Story” coloring contest featuring a design from the Thomasville History Center’s coloring book. This contest will be open to participants in […]
Out of an abundance of caution, and with the health and safety of our guests, members, and staff in mind, we will be suspending all public programming and activities beginning March 14 and lasting through the month of April. This includes scheduled lectures, drop-in events, and workshops as well as field trips and daily tours […]
Out of an abundance of caution, and with the health and safety of our guests, members, and staff in mind, we will be suspending all public programming and activities beginning March 14 and lasting through April 30. This includes scheduled lectures, drop-in events, and workshops as well as field trips and daily tours at both […]
ENGAGE Museum Outreach
ENRICH Traveling History Trunk
EXPLORE Field Trips
IMMERSE History Camps
Membership dues comprise 15% of our operating budget and they are augmented through a generous grant that affords us $1 for every $2 that we can raise, these funds are integral to our existence. As a member, you will enjoy free admission to the museum, priority registration for our special events and a subscription to our quarterly newsletter the Hourglass.