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Swan House

130 W Paces Ferry Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30305-1380
+1 404-814-4000
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130 W Paces Ferry Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30305-1380
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Reviewed yesterday

This is part of the Atlanta History Center. The home was built in 1928. A majority of the furniture did belong to the Inman family. Look for the swans in the wood carvings and furniture. The pamphlet given out is informative. View each room and...More

1  Thank nicolediane
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Built in the 1920s from local and imported ingredients. Truly! Some of the architectural detailing was imported from England, as was furniture, carpets, china, silverware andmore, to be assembled as a mansion which nonethe less felt very livable. Beautifullly presented, it enalbes the visitor to...More

Thank Mary P
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I was very disappointed with the entire Swan House experience. The restaurant had thick dust and a dead fly on the window sill. The food was mediocre. They are know for their chicken salad, frozen fruit, cheese straws, and Swan dessert. I had all of...More

Thank maryhZ3873SJ
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was only able see the main floor, since I use a walker and there is no elevator to the upper level, but what I saw was beautifully restored and I enjoyed the woman playing the part of the owner, telling us about how she...More

Thank kurseni
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were free to wander around and there were people to answer our questions. Loved the way it was decorated.

Thank SnoBK
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Swan house has been the site of many photo shoots and movies. It is a gorgeous mansion pre 1930’s.

Thank KGodinez
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a tourist from Delaware who greatly loves history, we looked forward to stopping by the Swan house while touring the historical societies gorgeous exhibits. As we entered the driveway we noticed a wedding show of some sort was being filmed. Definitely very interesting and...More

Thank Kyle M
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Again, please go. With those who want to rewrite history, or demolish it, the Swan House is a look back of Atlanta's splendor.

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Free parking deck at the Atlanta History Center. $21.50 for admission including Margaret Mitchell Apartment. Map provided of grounds. Easy walk to Smith Farm and Swan House. Each location has staff to answer questions. Swan House is well preserved. It is a self guided tour....More

2  Thank IllinoisKate1
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

We visited as part of our day at the Atlanta History Center. This late 1920's home is one of the best we have seen and compares equally or better to Ca d' Zan in Sarasota which was built at the same time by John Ringling....More

1  Thank David B
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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
13 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 sco3030 | Reviewed this property |
No it is included in the price of admission for the Atlanta History Center which is wonderful. Maybe I'm a bit biased being that I am originally from Atlanta. Still it is a great place but if you go to the History Center... More
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