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1211 Chatsworth Highway Northeast, Calhoun, GA 30701
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A part of our history that needs to be seen.

The grounds and buildings representing the way the peaceful Cherokee Indians had lived is a must... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
nancyconner
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Phoenix, Arizona
Sacred ground

Cherokee descendant, so this was a must see when I found out how close we were. Nothing was a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Patricia W
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Hilliard, Ohio
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1211 Chatsworth Highway Northeast, Calhoun, GA 30701
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The grounds and buildings representing the way the peaceful Cherokee Indians had lived is a must see. You can take you time around the grounds and enjoy a few hours here.

Thank nancyconner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cherokee descendant, so this was a must see when I found out how close we were. Nothing was a surprise to me, but my husband had no idea how civilized the tribe was. Fun seeing things about distant cousins, the Hicks!

Thank Patricia W
Reviewed March 30, 2017

didn't know the cherokee were so advanced. great historical exhibit. good job of restoration a must see

Thank edheffner46
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

This is truly a step back in time. People lived in the house on the property until the 1950's. The print shop was the most interesting to me as we were shown how the print machine works. We took home a copy printed from the...More

Thank Mazma5
Reviewed January 16, 2017

Very interesting insight into the history of the Cherokee Indians. Nicely restored homes and businesses that can be tour. Well done 20 minute introductory film and small museum. More walking than expected so wear comfortable shoes and on very hot days have water. Very reasonable...More

Thank Bobby F
Reviewed December 27, 2016

Great spot to see how the Cherokee Nation lived in the early 1800's prior to the Cherokee removal in the 1830's.

Thank lcantrell67
Reviewed November 5, 2016

We visited on a weekday and in this big site of the former Cherokee capital town, there were very few visitors. That fostered the sense of a desertion which goes with the sad history of the place. Cherokee people were evicted from their thriving businesses...More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

My childs class took a field trip here. It was a nice trip & they did good keeping the childrens attention. If we visited on our own time, this trip would be short. It wouldn't take long to see this site, so it would be...More

Thank Carrie N
Reviewed September 30, 2016

An excellent visit for learning about Cherokee history, especially about this capital of the Cherokee nation and the Trail of Tears. There is a 17-minute film that explains the town and the Trail of Tears, and it's very well done. The grounds are well laid...More

1  Thank SongMan67
Reviewed August 28, 2016

We stopped here on the way up north and it was a real highlight of our trip. This location was the capital of the Cherokee Nation prior to their forced removal. The site has several cabins and buildings, some original (but moved to this site),...More

Thank jandc5744
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