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.

Learn more about us

Upcoming Events

History on the Rocks
Fri, May 31, 2019, 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Summer History Camp | Espionage and Intrigue
Mon, Jun 3, 2019, 9:00am - Fri, Jun 7, 2019 at 4:00pm

Summer Writing Camp | Shared Worlds: Fantasy Creation
Mon, Jun 3, 2019, 9:30am - Fri, Jun 7, 2019 at 5:00pm

From Our Blog

D-Day Remembered

On June 6, 1944, Allied forces landed in German-occupied France in the largest amphibious invasion. 75 years later we listen to their stories and remember.

Read More

Sustaining Our Community through Green Practices

Here are five of our best green practices with some tips on how you can do them at home.

Read More

Staff Picks: Favorite New Release Books

Our curator of author programs, shares her top picks for this season's best. Everyone in the office goes to her for suggestions, so we thought you might like them too!

Read More

5 Things to Know About The Battle of Atlanta Cyclorama

Did you know the original cyclorama artists hid Easter eggs in the painting—including themselves?

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

See Everything!