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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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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!

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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?

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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.

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