Historic Sites

Black History Everyday
Mar 9, 2020
Black History Everyday

Metro-Atlanta is filled with African-American historic sites, including in the National Heritage Area.  The African American community has shaped our region’s story — one we can...

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Flat Rock: A Story of Roots and Resilience
Feb 15, 2019
Flat Rock: A Story of Roots and Resilience

Today, the T. A. Bryant, Sr. house sits in a patch of rural land at the very eastern edge of metropolitan Atlanta. This small house and homestead are a key part of DeKalb County’s African-American...

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Dec 12, 2018
Vaughters’ Barn Stabilization a Success

Following a month of work, stabilization of historic Vaughters’ Barn – the iconic white-painted structure located off of Klondike Road – is complete. The building required significant...

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Nov 9, 2018
Project Updates: Lyon Farmhouse Stabilization

Stabilization work has begun on the historic Lyon Farmhouse, part of the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area. This project will secure the aging structure and open the door to future education and...

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Oct 22, 2018
Preservation in Progress – Lyon Farmhouse

Stabilization work on the historic Lyon Farmhouse, part of the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area, will begin in late October 2018. This work will secure the aging structure and open the door to...

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Aug 26, 2015
Own a Piece of History

A secret passageway, shaded gardens, and expansive covered porches are just some of the highlights of the historic Johnson House. For the first time, this exceptional gem is for sale. Built in 1856...

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May 9, 2014
New Chapter for Historic Farm

The historic Vaughters’ Farmhouse on Klondike Road is again bustling with activity.  The Arabia Mountain Heritage Area Alliance has completed a rehabilitation for National Heritage Area...

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