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The Columbus Museum brings American art and regional history to life for communities of the Chattahoochee Valley. 

Three-year-old Grace Bradley completely lost her hearing due to viral meningitis. Find out how The Columbus Museum played a role in her recovery.

Note: This article is the first in a three-part series "The Columbus Museum Makes an Impact."

Art museums often conjure up images of seriousness: quiet white rooms, do-not-touch signs, stanchions. But what happens when art lets loose?

Museum collections come together in a variety of ways. Sometimes through donations. Other times through auctions and acquisitions. But how do curators learn about the artwork and objects they acquire in their collections? Sometimes it is by sheer chance.

Hours of Operation

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10am – 5pm
Wednesday: 10am – 5pm
Thursday: 10am – 8pm
Friday: 10am – 5pm
Saturday: 10am – 5pm
Sunday: 1pm – 5pm