News Flash

2023 News Archive

Posted on: March 27, 2023

Marietta History Center Hosts Cemetery Symbolism Lecture with Christa McCay, M. H. P.

Cemetery Symbolism april event

March 27, 2023


Contact: Anna Monroe


MARIETTA - Marietta History Center invites you to a Cemetery Symbolism lecture by our own Collections Manager and resident Marietta City Cemetery Historian, Christa McCay, M. H. P. Ms. McCay will examine the meanings behind flowers, animals, clubs, and organizations.  She will explore the most unusual, that she has come across in her journeys around Cobb County cemeteries, along with discussing her favorites. 

Christa McCay, has over the past 18 years of her career, cared for Marietta and Cobb County’s history. She was recently awarded the 2023 Museum Professional of the Year by the Georgia Association of Museums.  

When: Saturday April 29th, 2023, at 2:00 pm

Where: Marietta History Center

1 Depot Street, Marietta, GA 30060

Cost (In-Person): Free for Museum Members & $10 for not yet members. Tickets can be purchased through the Museum’s online store, which can be found on our website  You can also find the link on our Facebook page.  

MHC Mission: We ignite curiosity in Marietta’s History by connecting people through compelling stories and engaging experiences. For more information, call 770-794-5710 or visit

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in 2023 News Archive


City Council to Meet May 30, 2023

Posted on: May 22, 2023

City Offices Closed for Good Friday

Posted on: March 28, 2023

City Council to Meet March 29, 2023

Posted on: March 27, 2023

MPD to Begin New CADET Program

Posted on: February 22, 2023

City Council to Meet February 21, 2023

Posted on: February 16, 2023

Apply Now to Become a Marietta Firefighter

Posted on: February 14, 2023

City Council to Meet January 24, 2023

Posted on: January 18, 2023