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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
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Reviewed 2 days ago

had a wonderful experience.. recommend Room for improvement with signage but overall, a nice place to visit

Thank MakeupArtist40
Reviewed 1 week ago

A place called The History Center might not sound like a pile of fun but as it turns out this place has lots of interesting and exciting things to do in the middle of Buckhead. There is a working farm complete with livestock. They have...More

Thank photogonthegogo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to visit reasonably priced and you get to tour 3 houses. Civil war and Bobby jones attractions were my favorites in History center. The Swan House is spectacular with the guides acting like they were in the times. Would suggest this to a...More

Thank Joe E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a fun time exploring the outer grounds. The Swan House was really impressive. Having period actors there to talk about life back then was fun. They filmed part of one of the Hunger Games films here and there is a room that has lots...More

Thank Eve S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are exhibits for everyone. You can pick and choose where you want to spend your time as not everything is for everyone. The Atlanta section is the main area.

Thank Rick F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you drive, google maps is accurate. Parking is free for patron. The museum is nice, it has a cool in-depth permanent exhibit on the Civil War, and it gives you insight of the thinking process behind both positions, details about the key battles and...More

1  Thank Ricardo P
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Good place to see the history of Atlanta. The Swan House is a beautiful place to tour (and see some of the spots where Hunger Games was filmed).

1  Thank Jerri S
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is a true hidden gem. Especially if your into the Cival War tons and tons of artifacts. The walking trails are great. Worth spending an entire day!

1  Thank Dustin A
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This museum gives a great overview of Atlanta culture and history. Each department is an adventure in itself and takes time to get through and requires several visits.

1  Thank Jeffrey L
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Worth the visit. Swan house and Smith farm were the highlight, grounds lovely to walk around in. Some interesting history of the area in the museum itself

1  Thank Tania M
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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.