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“Beautiful Atlanta Mansion”
Review of Swan House

Swan House
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US$ 63.00*
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Atlanta Historical Homes Tour
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US$ 69.98*
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Atlanta's Sightseeing Bus Tour
Ranked #11 of 292 things to do in Atlanta
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 6 July 2017

If you like to visit house museums, this is for you. We visit the Swan House periodically and take visitors from out of town there. Everyone always enjoys the visit. The house is beautiful and the history is interesting. There is a restaurant in the Coach House that is an Atlanta tradition for ladies. The gift shop in the Coach House is nice and there is a small art museum. A very nice place to visit.

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

I've seen many historic homes and some palaces in Europe and this home is up there with the best. The costumed guides were truly wonderful and unforgettable and the views....wow!

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

One of my absolute favorite places to go! Tucked in Buckhead area, you wouldn't think the Atlanta History Center would have 22 acres behind it of peaceful & beautiful gardens, and the Swan House. Staff in character made the self-tour so interactive on every level and the home felt livable, even now compared to the 1930s. Gardens to walk through, old cars to see (a Model T you can pose in!), and great views from all angles. Even some extra info on how they transformed the house for parts of the film Hunger Games: Catching Fire. Love it!!

Thank grudolph7
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Reviewed 16 June 2017

They do a kind of "mini Williams-burg" with the actors/actresses doing role playing and in character and time This helps with the immersion into the history. There is a Model T outside in great condition. The home itself is very interesting and the architect's private collection downstairs is really interesting. Highly recommend exploring and taking the time to read the brochure. Well worth the visit.

Thank Dana P
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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

What a special place ! Well worth a visit. Well worth taking time to step back in time and see this home lovingly restored - actors take parts to lend to the authenticity.

Thank 365giannad
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