The city of Sugar Hill a short while ago celebrated the opening of the Sugar Hill Artwork Gallery and Background Museum.
The neighborhood areas are found just across West Wide St. from the Eagle Theatre in downtown Sugar Hill. A ribbon-chopping ceremony was held Feb. 25
The History Museum gives long term and specific exhibitions of a substantial selection of goods gathered, investigated, and displayed by the Sugar Hill Historic Preservation Culture. Displays and shows contain pictures, documents, and memorabilia that spotlight the community’s church buildings, universities, volunteer fireplace department, gold mining and moonshining background, and the impression by and affiliation with the development of Lake Lanier.
Presently, there is a special exhibition focusing on the to start with Black people in Sugar Hill. That follows a month-prolonged partnership involving the city of Sugar Hill and Black Women’s Affiliation of Sugar Hill in February to rejoice Black Background Thirty day period.
The group room also provides a investigate space for people to investigate their genealogical historical past many thanks to a partnership with and sponsorship by the Suwanee Creek Chapter of the Daughters of the Revolution, city officials said.
The Art Gallery is found upcoming to the museum and delivers a special, dazzling area for website visitors to take pleasure in an eclectic blend of changeable featured functions from area and non-neighborhood artists. The house will also host traveling exhibitions on a typical foundation as curated by the Sugar Hill Arts Fee.
The gallery’s initial demonstrate functions tiny functions readily available for obtain, such as photography, combined media, pottery and sculpture.
The gallery and museum are staffed by a mix of volunteers from the Sugar Hill Historic Preservation Society, the Arts Commission and town staff.
Hours are as follows, but subject to change:
♦ Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
♦ Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
♦ Thursday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
♦ Friday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Before coming to go to the Art Gallery and Heritage Museum, town officials check with guests to reference the city’s internet site for current hours and show particulars. Guests are asked to observe 6 ft of social length amongst every single other and use masks to guarantee the basic safety of team, volunteers and fellow people.