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The DeKalb History Center collects, preserves and shares the history of DeKalb County, Georgia. Our Archives and Museum are located inside the historic courthouse in downtown Decatur, just a few miles from metro Atlanta. Open to the public, you can...more
We visited this historic site late one Saturday morning. The staff member was very helpful in providing both history and rules of this site. As you might expect, the architecture if fittng for its time making it easy to imagine the events that past therein....More
There are two components to the Decatur Historic Courthouse: the collection of the DeKalb History Center, housed inside the courthouse itself, and the monuments and memorials on the grounds of the historic courthouse.
The DeKalb County History Center maintains a rotating gallery of artifacts relating...More
Convenient to Marta and the many restaurants of Decatur, Historic courthouse that is still being used. I hope they can keep it in good repair. They don't make buildings like this any more. A piece of history!
Beautiful place for a wedding. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves!!
My niece had her wedding ceremony there. Lower level was great for a cocktail hour. Plus they were able to have their wedding photos done in the courtyard.
My daughter got married here in December of 2016. Oh what a wonderful occasion it turned out to be. The marble floors and walls of this place are beautiful. Since I am a connoisseur of historic places, I must say this is a must see!...More
We were fortunate to attend a wedding in the courthouse & it was simply beautiful! Great location, with plenty of things to do surrounding it. Ceremony & reception were upstairs and both were amazing. Very cozy, romantic venue!!