100 W Roosevelt Avenue, Albany Georgia 31701
229-432-6955 Fax 229-435-1572
Located in historic downtown Albany, Thronateeska Heritage Center has three major parts referred to as The Museum of History, The Wetherbee Planetarium, and The Science Discovery Center. The Museum is housed in a 1912 railroad passenger terminal. The Planetarium offers a wide variety of astronomy and space related shows in a unique environment. The Discovery Center is a place to find out about science with your hands, ears and eyes.
Other History nearby:
(Fitzgerald) Blue and Gray Museum
(Moultrie) Ellen Payne Odom Genealogy Library
(Tifton) Georgia Agrirama
(Eufaula) Hart House
(Blakely) Kolomoki Mounds Historic Park
(Eufaula) Shorter Mansion
10/24 Coming to The Albany area
Azalea Festival Valdosta GA March9-10 Free admission to a festival drawing 20,000 people from all over the Southeast and beyond.
Springtime Tallahassee Tallahassee FL April6 The festival includes a lot of fun for families and friends, such as: the Grand Parade, Jubilee in the Park, Children's Park, and the entertainment stages throughout the Jubilee with local and national entertainment acts.
Ozark Crawdad and Music Festival Ozark AL April20 This family & pet friendly festival is FREE to the public and
features Great Live Music, Wonderful Foods,
Arts & Craft Vendors, Children's Activity Area,
Sonic's Popular Hotdog Eating Contest,
the Crawdad 5k Run, Walk, or Crawl and much more!
Vidalia Onion Festival Vidalia GA April18-21 Cooking School, Miss and Little Miss Vidalia Onion Pageants, Onion Maze, Onion Cook-off, Tasting Competition, The Onion Run, parades, carnival, rodeo, street dance, onion shootgun shoot, as well as a Dutch oven cooking demonstration.
Seabreeze Jazz Festival Panama City Beach FL April17-21 The ultimate weekend of smooth jazz comes to Florida's Emerald Coast! The Seabreeze Jazz Festival features the top names in smooth jazz--all coming to the Gulf Place Outdoor Amphitheater just east of Destin.
LeMoyne Chain of Parks Art Festival Tallahassee FL April20-21 This annual two-day event draws tens of thousands of people to Tallahassee's downtown Chain of Parks from around the Big Bend/Southeast region to see 100+ artists who have traveled from all over the country to display their original works of fine art for sale and be judged by a juried panel in their media category.