The Chieftains Museum/Major Ridge Home is seeking new members for this New Year.
Olivia Cawood, Executive Director, urges the public to support the museum, a National Historic Landmark and one of few private entities certified by the National Park Service as a site on the Trail of Tears. The best way to pitch in your support is to become a member.
Cameron Abney, a member of the Chieftains Museum/Major Ridge Home’s Board of Directors, adds that membership has its privileges, like discounts at the museum’s gift shop.
The museum is located at 501 Riverside Parkway in Rome. Hours are 10 am to 5 pm every Wednesday through Saturday. For additional information, visit www.chieftainsmuseum.org or call (706) 291-9494.