Atlanta History Center 130 West Paces Ferry Road • Atlanta • Georgia 30305


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Why You'll Love This Place

A Here Comes The Guide Wedding Venue Review
  • You can exchange vows in the Swan House Gardens with the beautiful 1928 mansion as your backdrop. This is also a great spot for an al fresco cocktail hour.
  • The sought-after Grand Overlook ballroom features a barrel-vaulted ceiling, Brazilian cherrywood floors, and a full wall of windows that give your guests a view of the Quarry Gardens.
  • Events include access to the museum with its award-winning permanent and traveling exhibits. You can also host your reception and rehearsal dinner here.

PRICES: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $8,500–12,500/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Day of week
    • Time of day
    • Space reserved
Food & Beverage Minimum
  • $2,500–5,500/event
  • There is a $2,500 beverage service minimum for rentals on Fridays and Sundays; and a $5,500 beverage service minimum on Saturdays, Sundays before holidays, and Fridays in December.


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 300 350
Cocktails, etc. Standing 1200 700
Reception Seated 350 250
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 350.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings
  • Late Night

Essential Info


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Preferred list

There is a $3,500 fee if you choose a caterer that is not on the approved list.



Bartenders are provided to staff your event.

Amplified Music

Some restrictions

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


Year-round, daily.

Venue Type

Buildings & other settings available:

  • Ballroom
  • Garden
  • Historic / Landmark Building
  • Mansion
  • Museum
  • Non-Profit
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace
  • Unique

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Forest / Woods
  • Fountain / Water Feature
  • Garden
  • Landscaped Grounds
  • Panoramic


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