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Swan House

130 W Paces Ferry Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30305-1380
+1 404-814-4000
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US$55.50*
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  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 17:30
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130 W Paces Ferry Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30305-1380
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful original furnishings, including gorgeous china. We took the guided tour (highly recommended) that included rooms not available to the general public. The tour guide was OUTSTANDING -- extremely knowledgeable and patient with our endless questions. We were allowed to take photos (no flash)... really...More

Thank loves2travelsf
Reviewed 1 week ago

Swanky digs nestled in some of the choicest real estate in Atlanta. Welcome to Buckhead and all the nuances that go with it. It's a beautiful special event facility for those looking to impress and be impressed. If you're lucky enough to be invited -...More

Thank 77tr1pper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can visit the kitchen, pantry, dining room, and library on the first floor; the matriarch's bedroom with her extraordinary bathroom and the grandchildren's bedroom upstairs; and the servant's bedroom on the top floor. There is an exhibition of Asian art and furniture in the...More

Thank Alli B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful way to spend an afternoon! We loved talking with the characters and docents, exploring this beautiful house on our own, and making connections with our past knowledge about the history of people who had ties to this place (Lizzie)...thoroughly enjoyed our time...More

Thank RDC72
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were in Atlanta for a wedding anniversary, weekend and visited The Atlanta History Center/Swan House for the first time. After spending several hours viewing the exhibits at the history center, we walked over to the Swan House. Most people seemed to rush through the...More

1  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The man who plays the architect that designed the house gave us an informative and fun tour of the house on Friday, July 14. He never strayed from his character the whole time and I thought it was so nice of him to take the...More

Thank Shawn S
Reviewed 15 July 2017

The house is beautiful, and the 1930s characters that you will meet to show you the house (e.g., the owner, the architect, a servant) really make it great. They're very knowledgeable about their character, the time period, details of the house, the inhabitants' personalities, and...More

Thank DAL523
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This house is phenomenal! Who knew this amazing and beautiful house was hidden among 28 acres near Buckhead? Beautifully restored with everything on display, it really gives you a sense of what being a socialite in 1920's Atlanta was all about. I love the interaction...More

Thank mrandmrsdavis2015
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The teens in my group were interested in this specific part of the larger historical site in Atlanta. The rooms with characters (in costume, speaking as one of the persons who lived/visited Swan House) made it enjoyable, but much of the house is not staffed.

Thank Chaperone2013
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...More

Thank LynnM0118
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shugaNM
8 April 2017|
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Response from jmcayrshire | Reviewed this property |
The history museum is very interesting but takes time. The Swan House is also superb. Make time for the cafeteria lunch in the history museum the food is delicious but gets very busy around lunch time - go early to eat we... More
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RDC72
14 February 2017|
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Response from sijohnt | Reviewed this property |
We did them on our own. Your visit to the Atlanta History Center ($16.50 last year/ Mitchell House admission is also included) will take several hours.There is much to see. We spent around five and a half hours and that... More
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catalinasd_26
27 January 2017|
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Response from Dwav H | Reviewed this property |
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