The museum is home to the Battle of Atlanta cyclorama and is among the largest of its kind in the world. Painted by German artists between 1885 and 1886, the painting weighs more than 10,000 pounds and covers more than 15,000 square feet. It stands 42 feet tall with 358 feet in circumference.
The museum also has pieces from the Civil War and is home to the Texas Steam Locomotive.
- Hours: Closed Sundays and Mondays. Tuesdays through Saturdays open from 9:15 AM to 4:30 PM.
- Handicap Accessible: Yes
- Founding Date: 1893
- Ticket information: Free for children under three years old. $8 for children aged 4 to 12. $10 for adults aged 13 to 64. $8 for seniors 65 years old and older.
- Student discounts: Yes
- Parking: Free lot
- Guided tours?: Yes
- Gift shop: Yes