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Events & News

  • Rome Clocktower Tours

    September 12, 2020        12PM - 2PM

    Every first Saturday, our iconic Clocktower is open for free tours, where you can climb the steps to the very top to get the best view of our wonderful city!

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    Haunted on Broad Tours

    October 2,3, 8, 9                                      7PM - 9PM

    The Rome Area History Center is proud to announce the return of the award-winning Haunted on Broad Tours for 2020!!  

  • Reserve Free Tickets Starting July 25

    Rome Area History General Hours

    The Rome Area History Center is open! To ensure social distancing, we have limited to 6 people per hour. Tickets are free, but required for entry.

  • Make Your Mark in Rome History

    We all play an important role in our area history. Learn how you can experience, support and share. 

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    Join the Capi Pack

    Capi the Capitoline Wolf makes history come alive for children. We invite all kids to join the pack and enjoy special offers!

  • Event Rental Venue Rome Area History Mus

    Book Your Event

    The newly renovated top floor of the center accommodates events, weddings and meetings. Book your event today!

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Our Location

Downtown Rome

305 Broad Street, Rome, GA 30161 map



Wednesday & Saturday

(Closed 1st Saturday of the month)

10 am - 5 pm

Free Admission - Reserve a ticket

(Sorry, no walk-ins permitted at this time.)

Sharing Our Story

Walk through time starting from early settlements to recent history of Rome and surrounding areas. Our rich, storied past reveals a diversity of people and lifeways that have shaped our unique southern portrait.

Admission is always free and accessible to all.

The Rome Area History Center is a non-profit organization supported by donors, sponsors and fundraising efforts.


What Our Visitors Say

"Our group had such a wonderful time, the staff is so friendly and knowledgeable!" 

Group visit: DIGS Snap Happy Camera Club

- Barbara Monday

“This was awesome!
Great history they do not teach in schools anymore!”

Attended event: “Meet Crazy Horse Family Elder & Author W. Matson”

-Charlene Odom

"We attended a wedding reception and had so much fun! The room was very spacious & open,

I would definitely recommend it!."

Attended: Private event

- Missy Gomez