The Bandy Heritage Center for Northwest Georgia collects, preserves, and interprets the material and cultural history of Northwest Georgia’s many communities.


Welcome to the Bandy Heritage Center! As a community outreach program of Dalton State College, the Bandy Heritage Center’s professional and passionate approach to local history strives to ignite curiosity about the past, spark conversation in the present, and shape the future. This mission is achieved through collaboration with partnering historical and cultural organizations throughout the area, enabling the Center to fulfill its role as the primary source for information related to the region’s historic resources.