Funk Heritage Center School Tours
School tours may be arranged for groups of 20 or more children. To ensure the safety and enhance the enjoyment of your group, Please familiarize yourself and your students with the Funk Heritage Center Group Tour Safety and Behavior Guidelines 天天色综合,天天干影视prior to arriving for your tour. Teachers may want to copy pre-visit materials to use in your class before the field trip.
- School field trip admission fees for students range from $6 tor $9 depending on the tour and options selected.
- Admission for adults is $6.00 for adults. Teachers are admitted free of charge.
- Tax is added if your group is not sales tax exempt. Discounts are available for Title I schools.
- Special school programs including Pioneer Days and the Georgia History Timeline, have different fees.
Tours for 2nd, 3rd and 4th grades are listed below. Additional options for both indoor and outdoor programs are listed. Group tours for middle school and high school students may be arranged by contacting our reservation specialist at 770.720.5967.
Tour 1: Georgia's Southeastern Indians - 1 hour (2nd Grade)
Students view a 15 minute film on the Southeastern Indians and see exhibits in the Longhouse and in the Hall of Ancients. They will learn about the types of shelters the Cherokee and Creek Indians built, how they hunted, fished and farmed, what they wore and how they traveled. They will discuss resources in Georgia's regions. The group will be introduced to the culture of these people, the impact of European settlements on the Native population. They will also see how archaeology has contributed to our knowledge of the past and why the environment influenced how and where the Native Americans lived.
天天色综合,天天干影视Admission fee: $6 per student; $7 per adult; teachers are admitted free
This Funk Heritage Center event addresses the Georgia Standards as follows: 2nd Grade – SS2H1, SS2H2, SS2G2, SS2G3,
Tour 2: The Impact of Environments and American Indian Culture - 1 hour (3rd Grade)
天天色综合,天天干影视This tour includes a 15 minute film on the Southeastern Indians. In the Hall of Ancients, students will learn how American Indians used the environment to obtain food, clothing and shelter. Docents explain the cooperation and conflict between European explorers and Native Americans. They will also discuss Cherokee and Creek Indian cultures and trading.
天天色综合,天天干影视Admission fee: $6 per student: $7 per adult; teachers are admitted free
天天色综合,天天干影视This Funk Heritage Center event addresses the Georgia Standards as follows:3rd Grade – SS3H1, SS3H2, SS3G3, S3L1, S3L2
Tour 3) Western Expansion, The Trail of Tears, Simple Machines - 1 hour (4th Grade)
天天色综合,天天干影视In addition to seeing a 15 minute film on the Southeastern Indians, students will learn about the removal of the five civilized tribes that included Georgia's Cherokee and Creek Indians. They were relocated to Indian Territory in Oklahoma. They will also discuss trade between the American Indians and Europeans. In the Sellars Tool Gallery, docents will focus on simple machines and their uses included in the curriculum of the 4th grade.
Admission fee: $6 per student: $7 per adult; teachers are admitted free
天天色综合,天天干影视This Funk Heritage Center event addresses the Georgia Standards as follows: 4th grade - SS4H3, SS4E1, S$P3
Indoor Additional Program Options - For a $2 additional fee per student/adult the following 30 minute programs may be added to a school tour.
- Sellars Tool Gallery and Rogers Art Gallery may be added to tours 1 and 2.
- Pioneer Music may be added to Tour 1 or 2 for an additional charge. Children in K-3 enjoy the program and will learn about instruments used by pioneers, simple songs and dances.
- The Iron Industry is a special program available for 4th and 8th grade students. Our blacksmith will tell students about the history and production of Georgia's iron industry.
Outdoor Additional Program : For a $3 additional fee per student/adult the 1 hour History Alive may be added to a tour.
Tuesday-Friday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday: 1p.m. - 5 p.m.
Adults 18 and Up: $7.00
Seniors Over 65: $6.50
Active Duty Military: Free
Under 18: $5.00