Our Mission

The mission of The Patch Works Art & History Center is to preserve, sustain, and maintain the historical identity, relevance, and integrity of Atlanta’s Cabbagetown—a resurging, 19th-century milltown community impacted by major urban development—through exhibits of history and local art, and community-based public programs and events.


Cabbagetown Chronicles Volume 1 is Available for Purchase!

Cabbagetown Chronicles Volume 1 A unique music CD, funded by the Georgia Music Foundation and released in November 2019, that showcases the rich and varied history of Cabbagetown music. The brainchild of local musician Slim Chance (aka James Kelly), the CD features the music of Cabbagetown residents, past and present: Fiddlin’ John Carson Tommy Roe …

Closed to the Public for “Haunted Mill House” Setup and Event

The Patch Works will be closed to the public from Monday, October 21st through Sunday, October 27th, as we set up for our “Haunted Mill House” Halloween Event. The “Haunted Mill House” will run the evenings of Friday, the 25th and Saturday, the 26th. This is a ticketed event. Please refer to our calendar for …




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To make a one-time or recurring donation, go to our Facebook Page. On the Home Page, please click on the blue “Donate” button underneath the cover photo.

To organize a fundraiser, please click here.

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PayPal Giving Fund is an IRS-registered 501(c)(3) public charity (Federal Tax ID: 45-0931286).



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The Patch Works Art & History Center is a US 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Organization and a 509(a)(2) Public Charity. Donors can deduct contributions made to The Patch Works under IRC Section 170.