Georgia’s newest attraction – it is said to be the largest aquarium in the Western Hemisphere – housing several thousands of animals representing thousands of species! Reservations required.
Atlanta, GA (Downtown) • http://www.georgiaaquarium.org
World of Coca-Cola
Museum dedicated to showcasing the history of the Coca-Cola Company. Experience the real stories behind the world’s most famous beverage brand. You get to interact with multiple exhibits and sample more than 100 beverage flavors served from both domestically and around the world.
Atlanta, GA (Downtown) • http://www.worldofcoca-cola.com
Centennial Olympic Park
A 21-acre public park which serves as a legacy of the 1996 Olympic Games. Currently undergoing a major $25M update that will add more water features, expand its amphitheater and allow visitors to enjoy their own “Olympic Moment.”
Atlanta, GA (Downtown) • http://www.gwcca.org
Chickamauga National Battlefield
Preserves the sites of two major battles of the American Civil War: the Battle of Chicamauga and the Chattanooga Campaign.
Ft. Oglethorpe, GA (I-75 North of Atlanta) • http://www.nps.gov/chch/
The world headquarters of CNN. The main newsrooms and studios for several of CNN’s news channels are located in the building. A 50-minute CNN Studio Tour provides an up-close look at global news in the making!
Atlanta, GA (Downtown) • http://www.tours.cnn.com
Atlanta Botanical Garden
A 30-acre park whose aim is to develop & maintain plant collections for display, education, research, and conservation.
Atlanta, GA (Downtown) • http://www.atlantabg.org
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
Experience a world of adventure – a world filled with dinosaurs, live animals, cultural artifacts and hands-on science explorations.
Atlanta, GA (Downtown) • http://www.fernbankmuseum.org
Atlanta Braves Stadium
Catch a game at the new, world-class SunTrust Park (the new home of the Braves) just across I-285 – using the pedestrian-accessible bridge from Cobb Galleria to the Park!
Smyrna, GA – just north of Cobb Galleria Centre • http://www.atlanta.braves.mlb.com
Six-Flags Over Georgia
A 290-acre family theme park featuring dozens of thrill rides, shows & activities.
Austell, GA (I-20 West of Atlanta) • http://www.sixflags.com/overgeorgia/
Former movie palace – it is now a performing arts premiere venue hosting more than 150 performances a year ranging from Broadway-to Rock-to Comedy-to Movies!
Atlanta, GA (Downtown) • http://www.foxtheatre.org
High Museum of Art
A leading art museum in the Southeast, boasts of a celebrated collection of classic and contemporary art including Monet, Tournier, Tiepolo, and Ernst, amongst others. Architect Richard Meier won the Pritzker Architecture Prize in 1984 for designing the museum architecture itself.
Atlanta, GA (Downtown) • http://www.high.org
Martin Luther King National Historic Site
One of Atlanta’s top tourist destinations, this national historic site consists of several buildings including MLK’s boyhood home and the original Ebenezer Baptist Church where King was baptized.
Atlanta, GA (Downtown) • http://www.nps.gov
College Football Hall of Fame
In 1951, the National Football Foundation (NFF) launched the hall in South Bend, IN to immortalize the players and coaches of college football. In August 2014, it re-opened in Atlanta.
Atlanta, GA (Downtown) • http://www/cfbhall.com
Atlanta History Center
(Midtown Atlanta, GA) A history museum and research center located in one of Atlanta’s most vibrant communities, where the stories and mysteries of the Southern Region thrives! The AHC campus is 33-acres and features historic gardens and houses located ion the grounds, including the Swan House, Tullie Smith Farm, Wood Family Cabin. The AHC holds one of the largest collections of Civil War artifacts in the US.
Atlanta, GA (Midtown) • http://www.atlantahistorycenter.com
An accredited zoological park and 1 of 4 zoos in the US currently housing giant pandas.
Atlanta, GA (Downtown) • http://www.zooatlanta.org
Margaret Mitchell House
This historic structure was the home of author Margaret Mitchell where she wrote the world-famous, Pulitzer-Prize winning book, “Gone With The Wind” book.
Atlanta, GA (Downtown) • http://wwww.atlantahistorycenter.com
Jimmy Carter Library & Museum
It houses US President Jimmy Carter’s papers and other materials relating to the Carter administration and the Carter family’s life. It features Carter’s Nobel Peace Prize, a full-scale replica of the Oval Office, including a reproduction of the Resolute Desk.
Atlanta, GA (Downtown) • http://www.jimmycarterlibrary.gov