5479 Westmoreland Plaza, Douglasville, GA, US, 30134
- Phone: (770) 949-5730
- Fax: (770) 949-2308
Atlanta History Center
Mo to Sa from 10:00 AM to 05:30 PM,Su from 12:00 PM to 05:30 PMThis comprehensive museum of Atlanta's past is located a few blocks from the Governor's Mansion in residential Buckhead. Exhibits cover the gamut of the region's history, including special sections on the Civil War, Southern folk crafts, African-American history, and the Civil Rights movement. The museum is surrounded by 33 acres (13.5 hectares) of gardens that feature the historic Swan House, the fully-restored Tullie Smith Farm, a library and archive, and several restaurants. Visitor maps are available in five languages.