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Originally inhabited by the Creek Indians, the city of Columbus was settled in 1828, named for Christopher. Columbus offers enriching history, art, science and recreational field trips for school, scout, homeschool and camp groups and family outings.

Coca-Cola Space Science Center

The Coca-Cola Space Science Center primarily focuses on NASA’s space shuttle program through its interactive exhibits, omnisphere theater, and learning center.

GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities. COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family GEORGIA
Columbus
TEL - 706-649-1470

Columbus Botanical Garden

The Columbus Botanical Garden, on 22 acres, features over 500 different plants, an herb garden, camellia garden, perennials, and woodland trails. See, touch, and smell the world of herbs, and learn about the medical, culinary, and dyes they were once used for in the 1800s.

GRADE LEVEL - Early Childhood, Elementary School, Middle School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family GEORGIA
Columbus
TEL - 706-327-8400

National Civil War Naval Museum

National Civil War Naval Museum shares stories of sailors, soldiers, and civilians affected by Navies during the war. Museum theatre and historic character interpretation enhance learning experiences at the venue.

GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours. COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Camp, Homeschool, Family GEORGIA
Columbus
TEL - 706-327-9798

National Infantry Museum & Soldier Center

National Infantry Museum & Soldier Center educates guests about the role of Army infantrymen in protecting American freedom.

GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Field Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family GEORGIA
Columbus
TEL - 706-685-5800

RiverCenter for the Performing Arts

The RiverCenter for the Performing Arts is host entertainment from around the world.  The RiverCenter offers live theatrical performances for school, scout, homeschool groups and families.

GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Performances COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Homeschool, Family GEORGIA
Columbus
TEL - 706-256-3612

The Columbus Museum

The Columbus Museum contains many artifacts on both American art and regional history, displayed in both its permanent collection as well as temporary exhibitions.

GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School, All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family GEORGIA
Columbus
TEL - 706-748-2562

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