Explore Civil Rights history at Atlanta museums
Atlanta played a decisive role in American history, from the Civil War to the civil rights movement. The city’s place in time is cemented at museums and cultural institutions that pay homage to the events, faces and places that helped shape our culture.
Visit Hammonds House to view works of artists of African descent; stop at the Center for Civil and Human Rights to learn about global human rights and to go back in time to experience a bit of the civil rights movement.
Get to know Atlanta, and discover the best things to do around the city.
Events define Atlanta like nothing else, warmly welcoming visitors to the city year-round. Discover events in Atlanta.
12/5/20 – 1/1/21
Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
Every day for 12 weeks until 02/28/2021
Atlanta Jewish Film Festival
12/5/20 – 4/25/21
SweetWater 420 Fest
12/5/20 – 5/22/21
Atlanta Caribbean Carnival
12/5/20 – 9/19/21
12/5/20 – 3/13/22