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Callanwolde Fine Arts Center






Callanwolde Fine Arts Center
980 Briarcliff Road, NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30306
Tel. 404.872.5338
Fax. 404.872.5175

Callanwolde started its life in 1920 as the Gothic-Tudor home of Charles Howard Candler, the oldest son of Coca-Cola founder Asa Candler. The property, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is operated by The Callanwolde Foundation as a major arts and cultural center. For more information, visit or call 404.872.5338.
Arts Education
The Arts Education Program at Callanwolde offers classes in the visual, performing and literary arts for both children and adults, and for beginners as well as professional artists. Students may choose from over 100 courses each quarter, ranging from one-day workshops to ten-week classes.
Exhibits and Special Events
Visual Arts
The Callanwolde Gallery presents distinctive one-person exhibits by local artists, sculptors, and photographers, with special emphasis on emerging talent.

Jazz and classical artists perform on the lawn or in the enclosed Courtyard providing a delightful afternoon or evening of music.

Callanwolde hosts a variety of literary events, including poetry readings and storytelling.
Christmas at Callanwolde
Christmas is a spectacular time of year at Callanwolde, with decorations by top interior and floral designers. Visitors to Christmas at Callanwolde can also enjoy shopping in the many holiday shops, dining in the Courtyard Cafe, live daily entertainment by local performing artists, and the majestic sounds of the Callanwolde Aeolian Organ. For more information, visit or call 404.872.5338.
Special Events Hosting
At certain times, Callanwolde is available for private, special occasions, such as wedding ceremonies and receptions, holiday parties or dinners, and corporate entertaining, training, and seminars. For more information, visit or call 404.872.5338.


9am - 5pm (M-F)

10am - 3pm (M-Sat)

Gift/Art Shop:
11am - 3:30pm (M-Sat)

10am - 4pm (M-F)

Annual Memberships

$15/senior citizen

Membership benefits include:

  • Discounts on classes taught at Callanwolde
  • Special invitations to all art events
  • 10% discount on Art Shop purchases
  • Newsletter and Class Catalogs
  • Recognition in our newsletter as a new "friend"
  • Additional family member discounts

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