Past Exhibits

Silk & Stitch

A New Exhibit Explores Embellishment in Fashion

DeKalb History Center Exhibits: Reclaimed By Nature

Reclaimed by Nature

The Historic Davidson Quarries of Arabia Mountain. A photography exhibit, by Virginie Drujon-Kippelen

Decorative Arts from the Permanent Collection

Enjoy these uniquely DeKalb decorative arts pieces

DeKalb History Center Exhibits: Mid-Century Ranch House

The Mid-Century Ranch House: Hip and Historic!

You’ll Have It Made in the Shade! Find out why DeKalb was Georgia’s epicenter for this house type

Tears and Curses: A Human Focus on the Civil War

A human focus on the Civil War

Highlights From the Guy Hayes Collection: Food, Fun & Fashion in the Modern Era

A unique view of food trends, clothing styles and recreational diversions of the 1950s and 1960s

Dairies in DeKalb

History of dairy farming in DeKalb County in the 20th century


An exhibit highlighting the history of the Decatur Arts Festival

Scottdale Mills

An exhibit on the historic importance of Scottdale Mills in DeKalb County

The Great Speckled Bird – The Turbulent Sixties in Atlanta, 1968-1976

An expanded 40th anniversary exhibit of the South’s underground newspaper.