The museum is temporarily closed

Atlanta History Center and Margaret Mitchell House at Atlanta History Center Midtown will close to the public after 5pm on Friday, March 13, 2020, until further notice. All public events and programming taking place on our campuses during this time will be postponed or canceled. As an organization committed to serving our community, Atlanta History Center is taking this action to help slow the rate of infection and mitigate the risk that COVID-19 poses to Atlanta.

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On the Ball: A History of Basketball in Atlanta

With our billion-dollar sports arenas, museums, and restaurants, Atlanta is an ideal city for hosting professional and collegiate sporting events—especially basketball.

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Atlanta Can’t Learn Without Grady

120 Years of Medical Records Now Searchable at Kenan Research Center

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Women Writing History

We’re standing at the dawn of a new decade—and where we’re standing today does not look like what we expected even a couple of weeks ago.

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A Love Letter to Atlanta United

Dear Atlanta United, My club, my red heart emoji, my black heart emoji, my soccer ball emoji—

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Busy Making History: Meet our 2020 Ambassadors

We’re excited to kick off 2020 by introducing our first ever cohort of Atlanta History Center Ambassadors!

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