Devoted to the Preservation of Gwinnett County's
Rich Historical and Genealogical Heritage
News and Announcements
Last year's Winn Fair was rained out but here are some photos from the second(1980)
Elisha Winn Fair of 1812 for you to enjoy.
The 1820 Land Lottery is now available on the website here
*NOTE* Windows XP users with Internet Explorer version 7 or 8 may experience some quirks on some pages. Sorry about that. It's not us, it's IE. We recommend using a modern browser such as Firefox
, or Chrome
, as an alternative.
May 12, 2016 7:00p.m.
Board Meeting for Officers and Committee Chairs
May 16, 2016 7:00p.m.
General Membership Meeting
Speaker: Valerie Craft
The subject will be DNA
May 21, 2016 Noon - 4:00p.m.
Winn House Open
The Elisha Winn House and Fair
The Elisha Winn House located at 908 Daclula Road in Dacula, GA 30019 is open for tours from March to September on the third Saturday of the month from noon to 4:00 p.m. The Winn Fair is held on the first weekend of October during which the house and all of the out buildings will be open and attended by many volunteers and reenactors. The fair also has crafters' booths, musical entertainment, and railroad history.
The Gwinnett Historical Society will sponsor the 38th annual Elisha Winn Fair. Next year's Winn Fair will be held on Saturday October 1, 2016, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. & Sunday October 2, 2016, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
If you are a vendor, we welcome your participation in next year's Elisha Winn Fair. For more information and vendor forms please follow this link: 2016 Elisha Winn Fair
Latest Publications: Books & Newsletter
Our quarterly newsletter
||The Elisha Winn House - Birthplace of Gwinnett County
Cost is $20 plus $5 postage & handling
and $2 p&h for each additional book.
This history of the Winn House and its owners is back in stock.