DeKalb History Center
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dhc programs: bruce street history

Lunch & Learn: Legacy and Future of Bruce Street School

Bring your lunch and learn about the history of Bruce Street School, the first African American public school in DeKalb County

DHC Programs: Architecture Tour 2024

Decatur Architecture Walking Tour- 2024

Learn about the architectural details of some of Decatur’s historic hidden gems in this walking tour of Decatur.

DHC Programs: Tea Workshop

Workshop: Vintage Teas and Treats

Enjoy fresh garden teas, heritage treats, and historic knowledge in this workshop by Naturalist Katie Hendrickson

DeKalb Trivia and Happy Hour

Join us for a DeKalb themed trivia night complete with a happy hour

DHC Blog: Downing

Hops at the History Center: W.T. Downing, Architect with Robert M. Craig

Known early as a domestic architect of “artistic homes,” W. T. Downing (1865-1918) was one of Atlanta’s leading architects of the late-Victorian / Edwardian period.

Hops at the History Center: Odyssey with Tom Chaffin

An illuminating and lively story of Charles Darwin’s formative years and his adventurous voyage aboard the H. M. S. Beagle

Workshop: Repackaging Your Family Memories

Learn strategies and insights to wrangle your family history

DHC Programs: William A. Edwards

Hops at the History Center: William A. Edwards, Architect with Robert M. Craig

William A. Edwards (1866-1939) was one of the most prolific school architects of his generation designing in Atlanta and Decatur.