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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 2 days ago

A short visit gives alot of insight into Atlanta. It takes you from Antebellum Georgia up to the Olympics and then to modern day Atlanta. It gives you a great insight into what you might want to accomplish in a visit to ATL.

Thank John P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful. Super affordable.. You can visit the museum, Smith Family Farm, and The Swan House for $15. I enjoyed this immensely. Being a military veteran I particularly enjoyed the war and military exhibits.

Thank pipermama
Reviewed 1 week ago

The AHC gives a fine showing of Atlanta's history. There is enough information and variety that visitors easily learn things without being overwhelmed. I especially enjoyed the timely temporary exhibit exhibit about World War I. The staff are professional, friendly and more than willing to...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highlight: who knew such a lovely place existed here in Atlanta! I feel, if you want to explore southern mansions and biltmore, this place is as good if not better. There are no vineyards, but the artistry, scenic gardens, coziness, and better manicured decorations beat...More

Thank Sandy J
Reviewed 1 week ago

This History Center is PACKED with things to see and do, we only had a short afternoon, alas, and we will be back to spend an entire day just here. Saw the Swan House and the Civil War exhibit - gorgeous and terrific!

Thank CLMT2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Atlanta History center is a short drive out of the city, but worth the trip. There are many exhibits in the main entrance building which include a lot about the history of the city. The complex includes several acres of old buildings including Swan...More

Thank Russ W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Out of my time in Atlanta, this place has been my favorite. The quality of the exhibits in incredible and easy to navigate, the staff was very friendly/helpful and interactive in some areas of the center, as well as the opportunity to explore the outdoor...More

1  Thank grudolph7
Reviewed 1 week ago

what we had a chance to see was very good. small vegetable gardens the little kids maintained while the parents and older children worked. self sufficient. Inman family home 5brm mansion with intricate plaster carvings, 3/4 turn freestanding spiral stair. several reenactors in period costume...More

Thank Neil N
Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot recommend this enough. The Museum itself has a comprehensive overview of Atlanta and Georgia from indigenous peoples through the present. The civil war portion is comprehensive and not to be missed. The grounds are outstanding and we enjoyed both the Smith Farm as...More

Thank Dana P
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fabulous place to visit. Please put this on your list of things to do when in Atlanta. There is so much to see here. 17 Dollars entry for an adult gets entry to the history centre and Margaret Mitchell museum. The Smith Farmhouse...More

Thank 365giannad
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Yon Chul C
Where to park and the cost?
19 May 2017|
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Response from igitcha | Reviewed this property |
they have a free parking deck
Giovana D
How much is it?
29 April 2017|
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Response from Blues2cup | Reviewed this property |
Adult tickets are 16.50
Sai Tax A
Is this location wheelchair accessible?
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.