Expect a day-long celebration in Atlanta on February 5, when the city’s football team plays in the evening Super Bowl. Atlanta Super Bowl Sunday also coincides with an annual event, Super Museum Sunday. This day offers free admission to historic sites around Atlanta.

Free in Atlanta Super Bowl Sunday

The Jarrell Plantation main house. Credit: Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites

Free in Atlanta on Super Bowl Sunday

If your pre-gaming plan for Super Bowl Sunday, February 5, has you in Atlanta, take advantage of the free annual “Super Museum Sunday.” This event celebrates Georgia’s diverse and fascinating history, with the State Parks and Historic Sites Division of the Department of Natural Resources offering free admission at museums and sites around the city.

The statewide Georgia History Festival lets visitors walk in the footsteps of Civil War and Revolutionary War soldiers, tour President Frankling Delano Roosevelt’s cottage, explore plantations and climb to the top of an Indian mound. Some sites that are normally closed on Sundays throw open their doors this day.

Free in Atlanta Super Bowl Sunday

Fort King George Historic Site. Credit: Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites

The 2017 Free in Atlanta Super Bowl Participating Sites Include:

Chief Vann House Historic Site (Chatsworth) – 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Dahlonega Gold Museum Historic Site (Dahlonega) – 10 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Fort King George Historic Site (Darien) – 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Fort McAllister State Park (Richmond Hill) – 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Fort Morris Historic Site (Midway) – 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site (Brunswick) — 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Jarrell Plantation Historic Site (Juliette) – Noon – 4 p.m.

Kolomoki Mounds State Park (Blakely) — 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Lawton Museum at Magnolia Springs State Park (Millen) – 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Free in Atlanta Super Bowl Sunday

New Echota Historic site printshop Credit: Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites

Liberty Hall at A.H. Stephens State Park (Crawfordville) — 9 – 5 p.m.

New Echota Historic Site (Calhoun) – 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Roosevelt’s Little White House Historic Site (Warm Springs) – 9 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Travelers Rest Historic Site (Toccoa) — 9 – 5 p.m.

Wormsloe Historic Site (Savannah)  – 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.