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Atlanta History Center

130 W Paces Ferry Rd NW, 10 St Nw, Atlanta, GA 30305-1380
+1 404-814-4000
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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. The Atlanta History Museum is located at the Atlanta History Center. The Atlanta History Center also features the Swan House mansion, Smith Family Farm, the Margaret Mitchell House, the Centennial Olympic Games Museum, and five permanent exhibitions. Last historic home tours begin at 4pm
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
130 W Paces Ferry Rd NW, 10 St Nw, Atlanta, GA 30305-1380
+1 404-814-4000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a truly great museum that we spent 3 hours just looking around the civil war exhibits. We could have spent all day but did not arrive until 3 hours before closing. This location also has several houses to tour so we will be...More

Thank MMiller990
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

As a person who thrives on learning about all types of history, this was a great visit. We were able to see the Smith house and grounds. I thoroughly enjoyed the little snippets of Atlantas history, which also coincides with general American history. Very much...More

Thank BrittW27
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent over 3 hours here on 19th July, the grounds are amazing hard to believe you are in a large city. Swan House is one of the best open houses we've seen here in the USA, they let you walk around freely no need...More

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a terrific afternoon here, learning about Atlanta and spending a lot of time at Swan House. Looking forward to adding the Margaret Mitchell House to our list tomorrow. Yummy little lunch at Souper Jenny after our afternoon exploring.

Thank RDC72
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

AHC goes way beyond the history of Atlanta, although it covers many aspects of the cities history very well. Beyond that there is an excellent Civil War exhibit that features a large selection of weapons, uniforms, and personal memorabilia, tastefully displayed and woven in to...More

Thank Jack S
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must visit history lesson doesn't take much time. Nice exhibits, interactive experience. Beautiful adjacent Swan Coach House historic property and early farm display. Popular community event venue, weddings and such. Train display.

Thank arockefellerview
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attended a wedding here and it was nothing short of spectacular. the grounds reminded me of home (england). go here and take pictures.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's not only a museum, yo hace to visit the 32 acres of the property, where you can visit the Swan House with all its splendor. The gardens are amazing, please be sure to use comfortable shoes and if you visit it during summer use...More

Thank marcysol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow! Atlanta History Center does it right! This was my first time visiting and my visit left a lasting impression on me. The entire experience was memorable from the drive in down Tuxedo Row in Buckhead to the laid back ticketing and beautiful grounds. Who...More

Thank mrandmrsdavis2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Atlanta History Center was a pleasant way to spend the day. The exhibits are diverse, interesting, and change from time to time. On the grounds are an 1860's farm and a 1930's mansion (if you saw the last of the Hungary Games movies, you've...More

Thank James H
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Yon Chul C
19 May 2017|
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Response from igitcha | Reviewed this property |
they have a free parking deck
Giovana D
30 April 2017|
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Response from Blues2cup | Reviewed this property |
Adult tickets are 16.50
Sai Tax A
6 December 2016|
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Response from Schweitzers | Reviewed this property |
There a some ramps but there are elevators in the building. Sorry for the delay in response. The building is old but they are current with codes.