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Protected: Five Columbus Museum Objects Bey and Jay-Z Should Use for Their Next Video

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New Acquisitions: Harmonica Box and “Oscillation Shift”

The Columbus Museum’s dual mission of bringing art and history to life in the Chattahoochee Valley means we are always on the lookout for new pieces. Our newest history acquisition is a harmonica that was owned and played by Columbus resident Nina Young Browne at the turn of the twentieth century. Nina was an accomplished amateur […]

Recap: “Fort Benning at 100” Exhibition Spotlights Post History

Fort Benning has continued to evolve throughout the 20th and 21st century as a base notable as a training location for several schools, including the Infantry, Airborne, Rangers, Officer Candidates, and now the Armor. In this exhibition, you will see artifacts from the Museum’s permanent collection, including many recent acquisitions, will illustrate the post’s founding in […]

Recap: “Dancing on the Edge of the Abyss” Showcases African American Women Artists

  In this exhibition currently on view, we take a deeper look into the art of African American abstract women abstract artists. This project presents a new selection of over two dozen infrequently seen works on paper by 18 different women.   Meet Wes and Missy Cochran Wesley and Missy Cochran were born and raised […]

Star Wars Day Program

  A long time ago in a gallery far, far away… a special one-day-only program awakened at The Columbus Museum. Star Wars Day! During this event, families enjoyed craft stations, interstellar snacks, and had their chance to compete in our costume contests and scavenger hunts. Live selections of music were also played by a Cantina […]

First Farm to Table(aux) Brings Art to Life

Farm To Table(aux) events have been successfully held in other cities, and the Columbus Museum debuted the night of food, art, and fun in the Chattahoochee Valley on Saturday, April 14. Take a look at our photo gallery here! Click here for more photos.

Recap: Jonathan VanDyke Brings Art of Observance Art to Museum

In a time where art is viewed for an average of 17 seconds, the Columbus Museum is delighted to present a recap of The Patient Eye, a live performance and exhibition by artist Jonathan VanDyke. VanDyke is an internationally recognized visual and performing artist whose pieces often allude to the work week or make reference […]

Making Conversation: Museum Launches Oral History Project

    COLUMBUS, GA — The Columbus Museum has launched an exciting new oral history project with our neighbors at Warren Williams Homes, and all of the community is invited to participate. The goal of Making Conversation is to change the narrative of a place often unfairly viewed as impoverished and crime-ridden with little hope […]

Top 5 Things to Do at the Museum This Summer

1. Enjoy Live Music During our Summer Concert Series, we bring art and music together in one setting. Bands from around the region will perform live.  You can even grab tasty food trucks from our food truck vendors!  Who doesn’t like music, art, and food? >>LEARN MORE 2.  Plan a Picnic Picnics are fun in […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Lindy Burts

Here at The Columbus Museum, we do our best to make sure that all of our volunteers get the recognition they deserve.  We could not do the things we do without your helping hands! Lindy Burts has volunteered at The Columbus Museum since the inception of the Teen Advisory Group (TAG Team) in May 2014. […]

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