Several sites around Liberty County are getting ready for the annual Super Museum Sunday.
Super Museum Sunday traditionally is held the Sunday before Georgia Day, February 12, which highlights the anniversary of Georgia’s founding as a colony. Super Museum Sunday is an opportunity for residents and visitors to explore Georgia’s history in their own backyard
Super Museum Sunday will be observed from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., and the majority of Liberty County’s historic and cultural sites will be open free of charge that day. Sites on the east end will be open from 12 noon-4 p.m., and downtown Hinesville sites will be open from 1-5 p.m.
Fort Morris at Sunday will be open from 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Open from 12 noon-4 p.m. will be the Midway Museum, 491 N. Coastal Highway in Midway, and the Dorchester Academy, 8787 E. Oglethorpe Highway in Midway. Open from 1-5 p.m. will be the ITPA-Telephone Museum, 438 W. Oglethorpe Highway in Hinesville, the Old Liberty County Jail at 302 S. Main St. in Hinesville, the Susie King Taylor exhibit at the Liberty County Historical Society, 101 N. Commerce Street in Hinesville, and a history and architecture tour at the Historic Courthouse, 100 Main St., in Hinesville.
For more information regarding local sites, contact Michelle Ricketson at (912) 877-4332/email email@example.com or visit the state website for all participating sites at www.georgiahistoryfestival.org/sms.