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Historic Brookhaven is an extremely affluent neighborhood in the northern section of the Buckhead community, 10 miles north of downtown Atlanta, Georgia. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Brookhaven is famous for being the first planned golf club community in the state. At the heart of Brookhaven, the Capital City Country Club (also on the National Register of Historic Places) was chartered in 1883 and is one of the oldest private golf clubs in the South.
Oglethorpe University is located in Brookhaven and was established in 1835. This prestigious, private liberal arts college is home to the award-winning Oglethorpe University Museum of Art. Other attractions in or near Brookhaven include Brookhaven Park, Mayson Park, and Peachtree Golf Course. The upscale Lenox Square Mall and Phipps Plaza are less than a mile from Brookhaven.