COVID-19 Policies

We are dedicated to creating a safe environment for our staff and guests. We have implemented policies to reduce contact, keep our facilities clean, and mitigate the spread of the virus.

Safety. Procedures.

  • Masks encouraged
  • Following CDC public health guidelines
  • Disinfecting public areas regularly
  • Placing plastic barriers at close contact areas
  • Limiting our capacity to allow adequate space to social distance
  • Low-touch admission process; we are currently only accepting debit/credit cards
  • Promoting a low touch experience— some interactives are closed
  • Implementing digital wayfinding; click here to access our mobile campus map on your phone

Safety. Guidelines.

  • Stay home if you do not feel well or are exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19.
  • Practice social distancing by maintaining at least 6 feet of distance between you and others.
  • Wash your hands frequently and practice good hygiene when coughing or sneezing.
  • Follow all staff instructions.

Timed. Ticketing.

New Operating Hours


Timed Ticketing

For the safety of all guests, a limited number of visitors will be admitted every 30 minutes. We encourage all visitors to reserve entry by purchasing timed tickets onlineEach ticket block has limited capacity.

The first general admission ticket block is at 9:00am. The last ticket block is at 3pm.

Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis, and are only valid for the date and time you have selected. Onsite sales are limited.

You can purchase your ticket here. Select a ticket and the desired date of visit and entry time. Upon completion of purchase, you will receive a confirmation email containing a print-at-home ticket for your chosen entry time.

If you purchased a ticket prior to closure, please contact prior to your visit, and someone will be happy to assist with your reservation.

Before you arrive.

  • Print your ticket or make sure it is available on your phone.

When you arrive.

  • Enter at the main entrance at your reserved entry time. Have your mobile or print at home tickets ready to scan.
  • You will scan your ticket and be prompted to download a digital campus map.
  • Ambassadors are stationed throughout the experience to orient and assist.
  • Restrooms are available in the museum building and in Swan Woods at Wood Cabin.

What’s closed.

  • Atlanta History Center Midtown (Margaret Mitchell House)

Reserve your ticket.

You can purchase your ticket here. Tickets are available in 30-minute blocks throughout the day. Once you select the ticket, you will be prompted to select the date of visit and time of entry.

Upon completion of purchase, you will receive an email confirmation containing a print-at-home ticket as well as your assigned time for entry.

Onsite ticket sales are available. All transactions are credit/debit only.

Please arrive on time for your entry. Missed reservations may be required to reschedule at another available time.

All tickets are non-refundable.

For assistance with purchasing advance tickets, please contact


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