The DeKalb History Center is located in the Historic DeKalb Courthouse.

Decatur Square

101 E. Court Square

Decatur, GA 30030

Hours of Operation

  • Exhibits › Mon – Fri: 10am – 4pm, Saturdays 10am – 2pm
  • Office Hours › Mon – Fri: 9am – 5pm
  • Archives Reading/Research Room › by appointment – (see Research and Archives)


Parking and Transit Information 

Located in the heart of downtown Decatur, we are just steps away from the Decatur Marta Station. There are metered spaces all around us and three nearby parking decks. Below is a list of convenient public parking decks:

  •  DeKalb County Courthouse – 125 W Trinity Pl Decatur, GA 30030
  •  One West Court Square – 158 W Ponce de Leon Ave Decatur, GA 30030
  •  Town Center – 546 Church St Decatur, GA 30030

Street metered parking is also available.