The Male Academy

 MALE ACADEMY MUSEUM   30 College Street, Newnan  770-251-0207
www.nchistoricalsociety.org   Period clothing, Indian artifacts, treasured  furniture, Civil War artifacts including guns, swords, bayonets as well as early medial instruments, maps, photos and histories are just some of the exhibits in this charming museum housed in a former boys’ private school dating from 1849.  Exhibits change regularly.  Also serves as a genealogy  research center.

 

 

 African American Museum

 AFRICAN AMERICAN ALLIANCE MUSEUM & RESEARCH CENTER
92 Farmer Street, Newnan.  770-683-7055   www.africanamericanalliance.net

Dedicated  to preservation and conservation of the cultural, historical  and architectural African-American heritage of Coweta County. The Alliance operates the Coweta County Heritage Museum and Research Center and serves as a genealogy workroom for records, research and artifacts.  The museum is housed in a restored shotgun style house, and adjacent to the Farmer Street Cemetery which may be the largest slave cemetery in the south.