As a not-for-profit organization, we rely on the support of members, donors, corporate sponsors and partners, and volunteers to sustain our mission to connect people, history, and culture. Your generosity is key to the development, growth, and maintenance of our exhibitions and collections; historic houses and gardens; archives and research facilities; school and public programs. Everything we offer is developed to further our mission and encourage us all to consider a past in a dynamic, participatory context. We are committed to building a stronger community through the lifelong process of civic education. Thank you for your generosity and commitment.Donate Now
As an active participant in our city’s culture, the Atlanta History Center is fully committed to uniting Atlanta’s diverse audiences through history. Our members play a critical role in helping us achieve this goal; therefore, they receive complimentary access to everything we have to offer — exhibitions, historic houses, gardens and trails, special activities and an assortment of family programming throughout the year.
As a not-for-profit organization, we rely on the support of members, donors, corporate sponsors and partners, and volunteers to sustain our mission to connect people, history, and culture. The Philanthropy Report is intended to highlight two years of organizational growth, and new opportunities for the institution.
Save the Date! The Swan House Ball will take place Saturday, April 22, 2017.
Celebrating its 4th year at the Atlanta History Center, Back on the Farm has become one of our community’s most popular fall social events.
Corporate sponsors make it possible for families, school children, and researchers to benefit from Atlanta History Center's year-round interactive exhibitions and programming.
A planned gift is a philanthropic gift that is funded either during your lifetime or after your death.
You may be able to double your donation to the Atlanta History Center. Many employers sponsor matching gift programs to match charitable contributions made by their employees.
Gifts of appreciated securities, such as stocks and mutual funds, are excellent ways to support the Atlanta History Center.
Our past is as vibrant and exciting as our future, and now you can share in both by volunteering. You’ll make new friends, contribute to the community, educate the public, gain marketable experience, sharpen your valued skills and find an outlet for your creative energy or a worthwhile activity for your retirement.
The Atlanta History Center is a leader in training and mentoring young museum professionals. The program reveals the inner-workings of the museum to the interns, providing interns the opportunity to contribute to the mission of the Atlanta History Center.
The Atlanta History Center has many areas available for volunteers to work, from special events, to maintaining beautiful gardens to leading tours through our historic houses and exhibitions. Please click on the Volunteer Opportunities Directory to see what positions are available.
New skills, better salary and great learning experiences are just a few of the reasons museum professionals, graduate students and those aspiring to a museum career will want to earn a Museum Studies Certificate.