There is just so much to see in Atlanta. Lush Piedmont Park is just a few blocks from us here in Midtown. History lovers will want to check out the Atlanta Cyclorama & Civil War Museum, the Jimmy Carter Library and Museum, and The King Center, dedicated to the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. If a quiet afternoon admiring fine art is on your wish list, then head to the nearby High Museum of Art. Kids of all ages will love Imagine It! The Children's Museum of Atlanta or a trip to the fascinating Fernbank Museum of Natural History. To really get into the swim of things, head to the Georgia Aquarium. It’s the largest aquarium in the world—and it’s right here in Atlanta.
World of Coca-Cola
121 Baker Street NW
404-676-5151 or +1-800-676-COKE (2653)
The World of Coca-Cola is the only place where you can explore the complete story—past, present and future—of the world's best-known brand. With 60,000 square feet for you to explore, the World of Coca-Cola is one of the most refreshing attractions in Atlanta and features more than 1,200 artifacts from around the world that, until now, have never been displayed to the public.
225 Baker Street NW
The Georgia Aquarium houses 120,000 animals in more than eight million gallons of water. Via a path of more than 60 exhibits, this Atlanta tourist attraction tells a global water story, with features modeled after the greatest zoos and aquariums in the world. Each exhibit is designed to inspire, entertain and educate.
400 Park Drive NE
Just steps from our door is the leafy 189-acre Piedmont Park. It was created in 1895 and has been a hit with locals and visitors to Atlanta ever since. In addition to hosting fabulous special events, the park has several miles of paved pathways that are great for walking, running, biking and inline skating. Dogs are welcome, as long as they are on a leash; several of the park's water fountains even have a ground-level basin for your four-legged friend to use.
Centennial Olympic Park
265 Park Avenue W Northwest
This unique 21-acre park performs a dual mission: it serves as Georgia's lasting legacy of the Centennial Olympic Games and it anchors efforts to revitalize residential and commercial development in Georgia’s capital city. The Park sponsors community-wide free events, including the Fourth of July Celebration, Wednesday Wind Down concert series and Fourth Saturday Family Fun Days.
Stone Mountain Park
1000 Robert E. Lee Boulevard
770-498-5690 or +1-800-401-2407
This theme park features a laser light show, championship golf, RV and tent camping, a ropes course, a railroad train and even more attractions.
High Museum of Art
1280 Peachtree Street NE
The High Museum in Atlanta holds more than 11,000 works of art in its permanent collection. This includes 19th and 20th Century American art; European art; decorative arts; African-American art; modern and contemporary art; photography and African art. Highlights include works by Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, Claude Monet, Martin Johnson Heade, Dorothea Lange, Clarence John Laughlin, and Chuck Close.
Woodruff Arts Center
1280 Peachtree Street NE
The Woodruff's village combines four visual and performing arts divisions on one campus and includes the Grammy-award winning Atlanta Symphony Orchestra; the South’s premier regional theatre, the Alliance Theatre; the High Museum of Art; and Young Audiences, the largest provider of arts education in Georgia.
Museum of Design Atlanta
1315 Peachtree Street NE
MODA is the only museum in the Southeast devoted exclusively to the study and celebration of all things design. MODA examines how design affects our daily lives through engaging exhibitions, educational outreach and exciting adult programming. MODA regularly features exhibitions on architecture, industrial and product design, interiors and furniture, graphics, fashion and more.
Imagine It! The Children's Museum of Atlanta
275 Centennial Olympic Park Drive NW
Atlanta’s only children’s museum is the perfect place for children and their families to learn and explore together in a safe and fun hands-on environment. Our open and interactive area is filled with unique, entertaining and educational areas to explore. Of all the attractions in Atlanta, this one is sure to top your little ones’ list of favorites.
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
767 Clifton Road NE
Only at Fernbank Museum can you come face to face with the world’s largest dinosaurs, explore the development of life on Earth through the landscapes of present-day Georgia, connect with cultures from around the globe, and engage in a variety of hands-on exhibitions. Plus, you won’t want to miss stunning rotating special exhibitions or the incredible five-story experience of an IMAX® film.
The King Center
449 Auburn Avenue NE
The King Center is the official, living memorial dedicated to the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., leader of America’s greatest nonviolent movement for justice, equality and peace.
Jimmy Carter Library and Museum
441 Freedom Parkway
The Library is not a library in the usual sense but a research facility and a museum. The archives are a repository of approximately 27 million pages of Jimmy Carter's White House material, papers of administration associates, documents, memoranda, and correspondence. There are also a half million photographs, and hundreds of hours of film, audio and videotape associated with the former president.
Atlanta History Center
130 West Paces Ferry Road NW
Over the past 82 years, the organization has grown substantially in both scope and size. Now located on 33 acres in historic Buckhead, the Atlanta History Center strives to connect people, history, and culture through one of the country’s premier History Centers.
Atlanta Cyclorama & Civil War Museum
800 Cherokee Avenue SE (located in historic Grant Park)
Take a stirring journey through time in Atlanta's Cyclorama. Sit at the center of a sweeping panorama of the Battle of Atlanta, fought on July 22, 1864, during the American Civil War.