Georgia State Museum of Science and Industry

Georgia State Museum of Science and Industry includes extensive exhibits depicting the natural history of Georgia. The state's wildlife is shown in natural settings, and rocks and minerals from every county in Georgia are showcased. Indian artifacts from four prehistoric cultural periods, dating back over 2,500 years, provide an Indian heritage exhibit. Groups will learn about their state’s history through tattered and torn flags of Georgia regiments from the War Between the States, the Spanish-American War, and World War I, as well as four cases of model airplanes depicting the development of aviation to the latest space shuttle.

Contact Info
Address: 206 State Capitol, Atlanta, GA 30334. Fulton County. Tel: 404-656-2846. Website: Hrs: Mon.-Fri. 10AM-12PM. 

Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 30 min. Cost: Free. 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Science, Social Studies 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Museums & Exhibits Lesson Plan

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