Free Museum Admission, Spring Break & Ranger Programs

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Vogel State Park in snow

February 2022

Super Museum Sunday is February 6

Roosevelt's Little White House

To spotlight Georgia’s fascinating past, more than a dozen State Historic Sites are offering free admission this Sunday, February 6. The event is part of Georgia History Festival’s statewide celebration of “Super Museum Sunday.” Visitors can translate the Cherokee Nation’s first newspaper, admire FDR’s hand-controlled roadster, walk in the footsteps of Civil War soldiers, or learn about our nation’s first gold rush. Find even more places to step into the past at

Annual Passes Available Online


Did you resolve to explore more in 2022? Annual passes not only save you money, they also encourage you to discover new getaways throughout the year. With our Historic Site Annual Pass, you can learn to make blow darts at Etowah Indian Mounds or pretend to be a Revolutionary War soldier at Fort King George. If fishing or hiking are your favorite outing, grab an Annual ParkPass that provides free parking at Cloudland Canyon, Magnolia Springs and more than 40 additional state parks. Equestrians can even get their own pass for horseback riding trails. Buy passes online or in park offices.

Winter Wind-Down

Red Top Mountain cabin

Off-season February is a great time to take advantage of last-minute getaways and absent crowds. Parks that are normally booked far in advance, like Fort Mountain, Skidaway Island, Vogel and Red Top Mountain (shown here), often have cottage availability on the weekend. Bundle up for heart-healthy hikes, then snuggle up next to a toasty fire. Most cabins come with fireplaces or wood-burning stoves, plus many are dog-friendly. Fully equipped kitchens mean you can enjoy morning coffee from your own porch. Find your perfect winter getaway on

Spring Break Staycations


This spring break, get the kids out of the house and into the outdoors. Join the Canyon Climbers Club and your family can earn a certificate for exploring four of the most scenic state parks in Georgia. The newly published Passport lets your track your travels from mountains to marshes. Geocaching gets you sleuthing for hidden treasures. Find the perfect family adventure, plus campsites, yurts and cabins, on

Upcoming Events

Find more happenings on

Super Museum Sunday
– February 6, Statewide
Get free admission to State Historic Sites as part of the Georgia History Festival. The event calendar on lists what each site is offering for the day.

Valentine’s Archery Class and Campfire – February 12, 3 p.m., Hard Labor Creek State Park, Rutledge

Tails on Trails Dog Hike – February 12, 1 p.m., Panola Mountain State Park, Stockbridge

Tree Identification Hike – February 13, 11 a.m., High Falls State Park, Jackson

Romantic Sunset Hike – February 14, 5:30 p.m., Tallulah Gorge State Park, Tallulah Falls

Nighttime Fort Tour – February 18, 7:30 p.m., Fort McAllister State Park, Richmond Hill

Arbor Day Celebration, February 19, 12:30 p.m., F.D. Roosevelt State Park, Pine Mountain

Nature Craft, February 20, 10 a.m., Fort Yargo State Park, Winder

Meet the Reptiles -- February 24, 9 a.m., Skidaway Island State Park, Savannah

Farm Animal Encounter – February 26, 12 p.m., General Coffee State Park, Nicholls