The Chieftains Museum – Major Ridge Home invites the public to attend An Evening at the Museum, set for this Saturday, October 1st from 7 pm to 10 pm at the museum, located at 501 Riverside Parkway in Rome.
The fundraising event will feature candlelight tours during which historical figures will tell their stories, says Cameron Abney, member of the museum’s Board of Directors. There will also be heavy hors d’oeuvres, a cash/ticket bar, and music. Tickets are $75. Attendees are urged to dress in ‘creepy cocktail’ attire.
Tickets are available at www.chieftainsmuseum.org. Proceeds will support the Chieftains Museum – Major Ridge Home, a National Historic Landmark and one of few private entities to be certified by the National Park Service as a site on the Trail of Tears.
An Evening at the Museum is a 21 and over event.