Tuesday, January 01, 2013 - Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Turning Point: The American Civil War, located in the 9,200-square-foot DuBose Gallery, is one of the nation’s largest and most complete Civil War exhibitions. With over 1,500 Union and Confederate artifacts, including cannons, uniforms, and flags, visitors experience the Civil War through the eyes of soldiers and civilians.
The Atlanta History Center offers special monthly programs for homeschool students and their families. Each month explores a different subject through exhibition tours and a variety of activities for kids from toddler to teen.
Admission to Homeschool Days is $8.50 nonmembers; $6.50 children of members; and free for adult members. Discounted rates are available for groups with 10 or more children. For information or to make group reservations call 404-814-4018, email Homeschool @atlantahistorycenter.com.
This monthly program for toddlers and preschoolers (18 months to five years) engages our youngest visitors in activities that introduce them to history in creative ways. Each Magic Monday has a unique theme and includes a guided exploration of one of our exhibitions, historic houses, or award-winning gardens, as well as demonstrations, arts and crafts projects, and story time. Join us for another exciting year and connect with old friends while meeting new ones.
Members are admitted for free. Admission is $6.50 adults; $5.50 children. Discounted rates are available for groups with ten or more children. For more information, please call 404.814.4110.
The Atlanta History Center's annual holiday program is filled with festive family activities that celebrate the season. Featured activities include flights of time travel exploring holidays past with living history characters at Smith Family Farm and Swan House.
This program is free to members; included in the cost of general admission for nonmembers. For more information about this program or to purchase admission tickets, please call 404.814.4000.
Support: Funding for this program is provided by the Fulton County Board of Commissioners under the guidance of Fulton County Arts Council.
Meet our education staff and learn about all of our school tours and outreach programs, as well as other resources available for educators. Admission is FREE for all teachers with current school ID and one guest; guests must be 21 or older to attend. this program. A host bar and light refreshments are part of this fun evening.