SAVANNAH, GA – January 14, 2022 – The Savannah African Art Museum (SAAM) is pleased to participate in the Georgia History Festival’s Super Museum Sunday once again from 12-4 p.m. on February 6, 2022. The museum will offer free self-guided tours around the museum with docents stationed at various points to answer questions and provide information as needed. COVID-19 precautions will be in place and masks are required.
Super Museum Sunday is part of the annual Georgia History Festival, the statewide K-12 educational event sponsored by the Georgia Historical Society. SAAM will join over 100 historic sites, house museums, art museums, and other points of interest throughout Georgia opening their doors to the public, free of charge, and offering a variety of in-person and virtual experiences that encourage Georgians to experience the history, arts, and cultural opportunities in our own backyard.
“We’d love to welcome any interested community members and visitors to the Savannah African Art Museum as part of Super Museum Sunday. Throughout the year, we host free educational tours, workshops, and classes to present African art and culture to the wider community. We’re always eager to share our impressive collection with patrons, and there’s no shortage of things to see or do here,” SAAM Founding Director and Chief Curator Billie Stultz said.
Super Museum Sunday is supported by Delta Air Lines. For more information and to see a full listing of Super Museum Sunday sites visit www.georgiahistoryfestival.org.
“We are excited to have so many wonderful sites from across our state participating this year and hope that everyone will take advantage of the opportunity to get out and experience all the wonderful things that make Georgia great,” said Dr. W. Todd Groce, President and CEO of the Georgia Historical Society.
To learn more about SAAM, upcoming workshops, and the museum’s newest collections, please visit www.savannahafricanartmuseum.org and follow SAAM on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter at @SavannahAfricanArtMuseum.
SAAM is a nonprofit institution that introduces all audiences to African art and culture. Its mission is to provide engaging experiences that educate and start conversations about the power, diversity, and spirituality of African art.
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