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 Renaissance
Mon, Jul 17, 2017, 9:00am - Fri, Jul 21, 2017 at 4:00pm

Summer Writing Camp: Sci-Fi and Fantasy
Mon, Jul 17, 2017, 9:30am - Fri, Jul 21, 2017 at 5:00pm

Summer History Camp: Rebellions and Revolutions
Mon, Jul 24, 2017, 9:00am - Fri, Jul 28, 2017 at 4:00pm

Summer Writing Camp: From Page to Stage: Playwriting
Mon, Jul 24, 2017, 9:30am - Fri, Jul 28, 2017 at 5:00pm

Summer History Camp: Museum Theater
Mon, Jul 31, 2017, 9:00am - Fri, Aug 4, 2017 at 4:00pm

From Our Blog

A Summer of Historic Proportions

Every year Atlanta History Center hosts History Summer Camps as well as Writing Summer Camps. Each week has a fun new theme to explore!

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Juneteenth: A Celebration for a New Age

Juneteenth is a celebration of the end to slavery in the U.S. Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation on Jan. 1, 1863, but few people were immediately freed.

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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

Anna Rose Gable believes in doing it for the (agri)culture! She's our Urban Agriculturalist and has a fascinating story to tell!

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Honor Our Veterans

This Memorial Day we honor our veterans by hearing from Col. Robert Certain, who bravely fought during the Vietnam War.

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Behind the Scenes: Exhibit Installation

Our Manager of Collections takes you through what it's like behind the scenes when prepping for an exhibit at Atlanta History Center.

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