Tiger Tales

Adventure Requirements

  1. Create a tall tale with your den.
  2. Create your own tall tale. Share your tall tale with your den.
  3. Read a tall tale with your adult partner.
  4. Create a piece of art from a scene in the tall tale you have read, using your choice of materials. Share it with your den.
  5. Play a game from the past.
  6. Sing two folk songs.
  7. Visit a historical museum or landmark with your adult partner.

Northeast Georgia History Center at Brenau University

Most months of the year, the Northeast Georgia History Center has a free family day on the second Sunday of the month. The topic changes every month, so watch the calendar for your favorite historical events.

Michael C Carlos Museum at Emory University

The Michael C Carlos museum offers around 50 free admission days a year to explore exhibits on Egyptian, Near Eastern, Classical, ancient American, African, and Asian art, as well as its important body of works of art on paper from the Renaissance to the present.

Atlanta History Center

The Swan House at the Atlanta History Center was one of many set locations used during the filming of the movie The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. The Atlanta History Center offers exhibitions on the Civil War, African-American heritage, and Southern folk art, with a wing dedicated to the 1996 Centennial Olympic Games.

Admission is usually free on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. They also offer free admission for a homeschool day in June or July and a Day of the Dead Festival in October.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s Little White House

The Commemorative Ceremony for President Roosevelt in April has free admission at the Little White House state park.

Georgia Capitol Museum

The Georgia State Capitol is always free. All adults must show identification. Leave your scout knife in the car - it won’t be allowed through the metal detector.

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