For Immediate ReleaseDate: June 21, 2017
In Savannah, surprises and treasures greet you around every corner including through our community’s many cultural heritage organizations, each one a treasure chest full of riches in the form of history, art and artifacts. Small Treasures, an exhibit on display at City Hall through December, brings together a unique sampling of artifacts from eight of Savannah’s premier cultural institutions. Each “small treasure” has a unique story to tell, and together all highlight Savannah’s rich and diverse history.
The public is invited to attend an exhibit open house on Friday, July 7, 2017 at 2 p.m. as our exhibit partners share special stories about their “small treasures” and cultural organizations.
Exhibit Open House: Friday, July 7, 2017, 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.Small Treasures Partners Program: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
The Small Treasures exhibit is also available to the public through City Hall tours and special programming requests through the City of Savannah Research Library & Municipal Archives:
First Tuesday Tours of City Hall: First Tuesday of each month at 12:00 p.m. (Please note: the First Tuesday tour for July will be held on July 11, due to the Fourth of July holiday); tours are free; register online at www.savannahga.gov/FirstTuesdayTours or by calling (912) 651-6411
Adult Group City Hall Tours and Small Treasures Programs (10+ people) are available on demand; email Lspracher@savannahga.gov or call (912) 651-6411
Exhibit Partners: City of Savannah, Research Library & Municipal Archives; Coastal Heritage Society – Savannah History Museum; Davenport House Museum; Georgia Historical Society – Research Center; Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace; Nancy & Lawrence Gutstein Museum of Congregation Mickve Israel; Ships of the Sea Museum; Telfair Museums.