visit hammonds house museum
Hammonds House Museum
503 Peeples Street, SW
Atlanta, Georgia 30310
Wednesday - Friday, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Closed Mondays, Tuesdays and National Holidays
Hammonds House Museum will be closed June 1 - June 27 for the installation of Shanequa Gay’s exhibition,
Lit Without Sherman: A Love Letter to the West End.
FREE - Museum Members
$7.00 - Adults
$5.00 - Seniors (62 +)
$5.00 - Students
Free for 12 and under
Group Tours & Field trips
Guided tours are offered to groups of 8 or more by appointment only on Wednesday - Friday, 11:30 AM to 4:30 PM. Cultural Experience Project (CEP) tours are offered Monday - Friday. Guided tours give an overview of the home's colorful history, describe the impressive permanent art collection and provide an in-depth walk through the current exhibition. Hands on activities are also available. Contact Ravi Windom at email@example.com to book a tour.
From the East (I-20 West)
I-20 West to Exit 55 A- West End & Joseph E. Lowry Blvd. Exit (Old Ashby Street)
Turn Left at Lowery, go (2) two traffic lights to Abernathy Blvd and turn right. Continue on Abernathy Blvd (2) two lights to Lawton Street. Turn right on to Lawton, go two (2) lights to Lucille Street and turn right. The Parking lot will be on your right in the middle of the block.
From the West (I-20 East or I-75/85)
I-20 East to Exit 55A- West End & Joseph E. Lowery Blvd. Exit. Turn right at Lowery, go (1) one traffic light to Abernathy Blvd and turn right. Continue (2) lights to Lawton Street and turn right. Go (2) two lights to Lucille and turn right. The parking lot will be on your right in the middle of the block. Follow sign to front entrance.
Entrance for the physically challenged
After turning onto Peeples Street off of Ralph David Abernathy, make the first left onto Oak Street. Immediately behind the first House will be a paved alley, turn right and continue to the fence. There will be a parking space, special stairs and a mechanical lift. Please call 404-612-0481 in advance. A staff member will have to open the rear entrance and assist you with the lift.
MARTA Bus Information
From the West End MARTA Station, transfer to the #71 Cascade Bus. The bus will make a stop at the corner of Peeples Street and Ralph David Abernathy Blvd (4 Minutes)- Walk North (2) blocks.
From West Lake Station, take the #67 Westview Bus to Peeples Street & Oak Street