History Lives Here!

Welcome explorers of the world! If you’re looking for history, knowledge and adventure, you’ve come to the right place. The Atlanta History Center is located in one of Atlanta’s most vibrant communities where the stories and mysteries of our region thrive. Our 33-acre experience features award-winning exhibitions, historic houses, enchanting gardens, interactive activities and a variety of year-round adult and family programs. With ticket admission, our guests enjoy complimentary parking and all-inclusive access to Atlanta History Center destinations.

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Upcoming Events

Summer History Camp | The History Makers
Mon, Jun 17, 2019, 9:00am - Fri, Jun 21, 2019 at 4:00pm

Summer Writing Camp | Mystery in the City: Dystopia: A City in Crisis
Mon, Jun 17, 2019, 9:30am - Fri, Jun 21, 2019 at 5:00pm

Summer History Camp | Commedia dell’arte: Theatre Camp
Mon, Jun 24, 2019, 9:00am - Fri, Jun 28, 2019 at 4:00pm

Summer Writing Camp | Write On: The Essentials
Mon, Jun 24, 2019, 9:30am - Fri, Jun 28, 2019 at 5:00pm

Summer History Camp | Adventures in Innovation
Mon, Jul 8, 2019, 9:00am - Fri, Jul 12, 2019 at 4:00pm

Summer Writing Camp | Y’allywood: Movie Making in Atlanta
Mon, Jul 8, 2019, 9:30am - Fri, Jul 12, 2019 at 5:00pm

From Our Blog

When You Work at a Museum

Meet Kate Whitman, Vice President of Public Programs! Having worked here 14 years, Kate has helped our organization’s programs grow and diversify.

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What exactly is an archivist?

We have a lot of stuff, really cool important stuff. So how do we keep it all organized? Our archivists share their tips & tricks.

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When You Work at a Museum

Did you know Atlanta History Center has a staff playwright? Meet Addae Moon, who has helps bring history to life through museum theater performances.

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Homerun for History!

As the arrival of spring focuses our attention to baseball, and an exciting new venue, we present this photo essay of historic moments of baseball in Atlanta.

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