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 | Myths and Monsters
Mon, Jul 22, 2019, 9:00am - Fri, Jul 26, 2019 at 4:00pm

Join Waitlist: Summer Writing Camp | Mystery in the City: Haunts and Habitats
Mon, Jul 22, 2019, 9:30am - Fri, Jul 26, 2019 at 5:00pm

Summer Writing Camp | Historical Vibes
Mon, Jul 29, 2019, 9:30am - Fri, Aug 2, 2019 at 5:00pm

Fulton County 4-H Club Open House
Sun, Aug 4, 2019, 2:00pm - 3:30pm

From Our Blog

Extraordinary Objects: Museum Artifacts and the Acquisition Process

There are more than 59,000 objects in our collection. Find out where exactly they come from + what happens when they arrive.

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Atlanta 50 Years After Stonewall

The Stonewall Uprising laid the groundwork for today’s gay pride movement. Two months after Stonewall, “anti-obscenity raids” targeted gay and lesbian establishments across Atlanta.

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The Shirt is Sacred

The shirt—there is nothing more coveted or hated. The annual finisher’s shirt is the most discussed, debated, and celebrated tradition of the world’s largest 10K.

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What Makes The Peachtree Special Is, It’s Atlanta

Atlanta Track Club shared this guest blog post to discuss what makes this ATL tradition unique.

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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.

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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.

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