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Archibald Smith Plantation Home

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Call: (770) 641-3978 or visit www.roswellgov.com
This plantation home in Historic Roswell survived the Civil War as a remnant of Southern history. Besides the two-story farmhouse, slave quarters, a cook house, and carriage house, original family artifacts lend the small property an intimate feel. Guided tours are available to explore the plantation further.

Roswell Roots: Living History Event

Friday February 19, 2016 07:00 pm EST
This event will focus on how the enslaved at Smith Plantation viewed the changes in their lives after being moved from coastal Georgia to the newly established mill town of Roswell. Living history interactions will be ongoing, with kits at 11:30, 1:30, and 2:30. At the 2:30 skit, Adam, one of the ch...
Cost: Free

Sharon Crumley

Friday February 27, 2015 07:00 pm EST
Sharon Crumley, a resident of Roswell, is a self-taught artist who creates mixed media art. Crumley's work is intricate, colorful and textural, using a combination of textiles, paper, paint and found elements to create multidimensional art. Her art expresses a variety of subjects from modern abstrac...
Cost: Free

Slave Cabin Exhibit: A New Story

Friday February 27, 2015 07:00 pm EST
After stabilization efforts, people will be able to enter the slave cabin at Smith Plantation for the first time to really experience the atmosphere. This modest but interesting structure is believed to be the oldest at the Smith Plantation home site. The exhibit will look at the various aspects of ...
Cost: Free

Opening Reception for Sharon Crumley Exhibit

Thursday February 5, 2015 07:00 pm EST
Join us for an opening reception for the Sharon Crumley exhibit on display at the Smith Plantation Barn throughout the month. Sharon Crumley, a resident of Roswell, is a self-taught artist who creates mixed media art. Crumley's work is intricate, colorful and textural using a combination of textiles...
Cost: Free

Fall Farm Day

Friday October 11, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
This annual family event will feature artisan exhibits and demonstrations pertaining to life on a 19th Century Farm, including living history exhibits and activities such as blacksmithing, spinning, weaving and open hearth cooking. Children's activities include period games, a farm animals petting z...
Cost: Free
935 Alpharetta St.
Roswell, GA 30075
(770) 641-3978
History Museum
Hours
Monday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Thursday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Friday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Sunday: 1:00 – 3:00 PM