Weddings & Special Occasions

With an array of indoor and outdoor venues, the Atlanta History Center offers variety, elegance, historical appeal and natural beauty for weddings, rehearsal dinners, mitzvahs, birthday parties, graduation celebrations, vow renewals, commitment ceremonies, social receptions or any other special occasion.  Venues include the majestic lawns at the Swan House Mansion, Grand Overlook Ballroom with a wall of windows, Atlanta History Museum with Terraces that embrace nature in an impressive way, the rustic charm of the Smith Family Farm and McElreath Hall featuring a boutique ballroom and large auditorium.  To make your event really stand out considering adding costumed interpreters playing characters from Atlanta's History.  This premier Atlanta event venue is flexible to any size group or occasion.

  • Your guests can explore history through our permanent award-winning and intriguing changing exhibitions and embrace nature in an impressive way on our terraces and amphitheater.
    Accommodates 500 standing and 130 seated

  • One of the most sought after Atlanta ballrooms with wood floors and floor to ceiling windows overlooking an illuminated garden.
    Accommodates 750 standing, 500 seated and 400 people dinner & dancing

  • Step back into the roaring twenties and let beauty set the scene at the glorious Swan House Gardens. Outdoor gatherings at this iconic mansion rise to unforgettable heights on a private lawn with majestic cascading fountains.
    Accommodates 800 standing, 500 seated and 400 for a ceremony

  • McElreath Hall is one of our most versatile spaces where a sky-lit atrium creates a welcoming entrance for the Members Room, our boutique ballroom, and the 400 seat Woodruff Auditorium.
    Accommodates 400 standing, 130 seated, 100 for dinner and dancing and 100 for a ceremony

  • Our 1860s farmhouse, outbuildings and period gardens have remarkably rustic overtones and charming allure. Enjoy this natural setting among the trees where your guests will experience a truly memorable, fun and historic experience.
    Accommodates 350 people