Homeschool Day: The Great Depression and the New Deal

This year marks the 85th anniversary of President Roosevelt’s New Deal. Explore the causes of the Great Depression, FDR’s presidency, and the many ways his “alphabet soup” of New Deal programs affected the country.

The Atlanta History Center offers special programs for homeschool students and their families. During these day-long programs, explore a different subject through engaging hands-on experiences, performances, historic simulations, and a variety of activities designed for kids from toddler to teen.   

General admission to Homeschool Days is $8.50 each for children and adults. Admission for members is $6.50 for children and free for adults. Discounted rates are available for groups with 10 or more children. For more information, or to make group reservations, please call 404.814.4018 or email