Top Museums in Atlanta (Georgia)

High Museum of Art
  • High Museum of Art

    1280 Peachtree St NE (at 16th St. NE) Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
    The High Museum of Art in Atlanta is the leading art museum in the Southeastern United States with its renowned collection of classic and contemporary art and architecture by Richard Meier and Renzo Piano.
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Fernbank Museum of Natural History
  • Fernbank Museum of Natural History

    767 Clifton Rd NE 30307 Atlanta GA United States
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Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA)
  • Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA)

    1315 Peachtree St NE 30309 Atlanta GA United States
    MODA is the only museum in the Southeast devoted exclusively to the study and celebration of all things design. MODA examines how design affects our daily lives through engaging exhibitions, K-12 educational outreach and exciting adult programming. MODA regularly features exhibitions on architecture, industrial and product design, interiors and furniture, graphics, fashion and more.
Michael C. Carlos Museum
  • Michael C. Carlos Museum

    571 S Kilgo Cir NE 30322 Atlanta GA United States
    Discover the stories of civilizations! Located at the heart of Emory's campus, the Michael C. Carlos Museum is Georgia's premier museum devoted to the art and history of world cultures. Founded in 1919, it is home to the Southeast's most distinguished collection of art and artifacts from ancient Egypt, Greece, Rome, Nubia, the Near East, Asia, Africa, the Americas,and works-on-paper from the Renaissance to the present. Patrons can enjoy an array of educational opportunities, including special exhibitions, lectures, audio tours, ...
Atlanta Cyclorama & Civil War Museum
  • Atlanta Cyclorama & Civil War Museum

    The Atlanta Cyclorama and Civil War Museum was a civil war museum located in Atlanta, Georgia, its most noted attraction being the Atlanta Cyclorama, a cylindrical panoramic painting of the Civil War Battle of Atlanta. Modern media, such as IMAX, rendered this sort of portrayal obsolete. It is currently closed to the public. The Atlanta History Center is in the process of restoring The Battle of Atlanta painting and relocating it to its Buckhead property. The restoration process began in 2015. ...
APEX Museum
  • APEX Museum

    135 Auburn Ave NE 30303 Atlanta GA United States
    APEX is an acronym for African-American Panoramic Experience. This title embodies the mission of the APEX. It also provides its visitors with a complete view of African-American history.
Millennium Gate Museum
  • Millennium Gate Museum

    The Millennium Gate Museum (also known as The Gate) is a triumphal arch and Georgia history museum located in Atlanta, on 17th Street in the Atlantic Station district of Midtown. Based on the Arch of Titus, the monument celebrates peaceful accomplishment, with special attention paid to Georgia's history and people. As of 2011, it is the largest classical monument to have been dedicated since completion of the Jefferson Memorial in Washington, D.C. The arch inscription reads, in Latin: “This American ...
Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change
Jimmy Carter Library and Museum
  • Jimmy Carter Library and Museum

    The Jimmy Carter Library and Museum in Atlanta, Georgia houses U.S. President Jimmy Carter's papers and other material relating to the Carter administration and the Carter family's life. The library also hosts special exhibits, such as Carter's Nobel Peace Prize and a full-scale replica of the Oval Office as it was during the Carter Administration, including a reproduction of the Resolute Desk. The Carter Library and Museum includes some parts that are owned and administered by the federal government, and some ...
The Wren's Nest
  • The Wren's Nest

    1050 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd SW 30310 Atlanta GA United States
    This Nation's Most Exciting House Museum! Home of Joel Chandler Harris, Uncle Remus, and Brer Rabbit.
SCAD FASH Museum of Fashion and Film
  • SCAD FASH Museum of Fashion and Film

    1600 Peachtree St NW 30309 Atlanta GA United States
    SCAD FASH is a preeminent fashion and film museum situated within the SCAD Atlanta campus at 1600 Peachtree Street. Opened in October 2015, the museum hosts international fashion exhibitions, films and lectures for students and the public. Visitors have the rare opportunity to engage with one-of-a-kind garments created by the world's leading fashion houses as well as looks from SCAD's permanent collection, featuring designs by Saint Laurent, Oscar de la Renta and Givenchy.
National Museum of Decorative Painting
Fernbank Science Center
Margaret Mitchell House and Museum
  • Margaret Mitchell House and Museum

    The Margaret Mitchell House is a historic house museum located in Atlanta, Georgia. The structure was the home of author Margaret Mitchell. It is located in Midtown, at 990 Peachtree Street. Constructed by Cornelius J. Sheehan as a single-family residence in a then-fashionable section of residential Peachtree Street, the building's original address was 806 Peachtree Street. The house was known as the Crescent Apartments when Mitchell and her husband lived in Apt. 1 on the ground floor from 1925 to ...
Rhodes Hall
  • Rhodes Hall

    1516 Peachtree St NW 30309 Atlanta GA United States
    Built in 1904, Rhodes Hall has been an Atlanta landmark for generations. While it was originally the residence of Rhodes Furniture founder Amos Rhodes, today it is a house museum and one of the most unique venues in Atlanta for social and corporate events. The upper floors of the "castle on Peachtree" are also headquarters for The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation. Take a tour of the house and learn more about its history, get information about the many events ...
The Low Museum
  • The Low Museum

    550 John Wesley Dobbs Ave NE 30312 Atlanta GA United States
    The Low Museum of Contemporary Culture is a space concerned with exploring the gaps left by traditional institutions within the academy and the art world. Executive Director: Pastiche Lumumba Programme Director: Theodore McLee Gallery Director: Jordan Stubbs For general inquiries email: To propose a show or event email:
Children's Museum of Atlanta
  • Children's Museum of Atlanta

    The Children's Museum of Atlanta (from 2003 to 2011, known as "Imagine It! The Children's Museum of Atlanta") is a children's museum located in Atlanta, Georgia. Founded in 1988 as a "Museum Without Walls," the museum opened to the public in 2003. The museum is located Downtown, adjacent to Centennial Olympic Park. The 16,316-square-foot museum, one of four children's museums in Georgia, includes exhibits designed for and geared toward children under the age of nine and hosts field trips from ...
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  • National Museum of Patriotism

    The National Museum of Patriotism was a museum in Atlanta, Georgia, at its peak occupying a 10,000-square foot site on Spring Street in Midtown Atlanta. However it closed in 2010 and moved to an online-only presence. The founder of the museum was Nicholas Snider, a retired UPS executive.