|Über uns||The Cherokee County Historical Society and The Historic Downtown Loop|
The Cherokee County Historical Society is dedicated to historic preservation and education.
HDL and Main Street Program
Live, work, shop and dine on the Historic Downtown Loop. Main Street in Downtown Canton. What goes around comes around!
The Derby Dash 5K is a fun event to help raise money for the Cherokee Historical Society as well as promote the new Canton Main Street Program including the Historic Downtown Loop (HDL) initiative. The race course will start in Historic Brown Park and continue around the historic downtown area with and end at the Historic Canton Courthouse. A $100 CASH drawing will be held for all 5k participants.
We will also be hosting a 1 Mile Fun Run beginning at 9:00am. The admission price for the fun run is $15.00.
Also, if you do not wish to run or walk you can still purchase a T-Shirt for $15.00. Please visit us at www.rockbarn.org.
The Cherokee County Historical Society maintains one unique facility listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Our office and archives are located in the Historic Courthouse in Canton at 100 North St.
Crescent Farm Historical Center
Locally known as the Rock Barn, the Historical Center is located at 658 Marietta Highway across from City Hall in Canton. This historic structure serves as the meeting place, exhibition center special events facility. It is available to our members for use for special events at competitive rental rates.
Archives & Collections
The Historic Cherokee County Courthouse is located at 100 North Street in downtown Canton. Administrative office, boardroom, collections and archives of the Historical Society are Located on the third and fourth floors, formerly the Jury & Jailer's Quarters (3rd Floor) and the County Jail (4th floor).T
5K- $25.00 $20.00 BEFORE APRIL 23rd
Fun Run- $15.00