In and around Atlanta:
The city of Atlanta has a lot of history, culture, art and beauty to offer. If you’ve been there before, you will have a favorite place to visit and if this is your first time, you will find an interesting place to visit, things to see and do. You might want to consider:
Tiny Doors ATL – An Atlanta-based art project. Check out the Tiny Doors installation pieces throughout Atlanta.
Skyview Atlanta Ferris wheel – towers 20 stories above Centennial Park reminiscent of the Eye of London. It boosts 42 climate controlled gondolas that prove a stunning view of the city.
Stone Mountain Park – only 20 miles outside of downtown Atlanta this park houses a natural wonder - the world’s largest piece of exposed granite.
Atlanta Beltline – create as a massive transportation and economic development project, the Beltline is a network of trails and transit along a 22-mile corridor of abandoned railway.
High Museum of Art – over 14,000 contemporary and classical art exhibits are housed in the permanent collection. From Picasso and Van Gogh to live jazz music, this leading museum has something for everyone.
Delta Flight Museum – Located at Delta’s Atlanta headquarters — just seconds from world’s busiest airport — the newly renovated Delta Flight Museum offers a one-of-a-kind experience. Features include: Interactive exhibits and rare artifacts; cutting-edge technology; an innovative focus on the future of aviation. At the Museum, guests can: Get an up-close look at historic aircraft dating back to the 1920s; explore exhibits inside our historic Boeing 767, The Spirit of Delta; fly the only Boeing 737 flight simulator open to the public in the U.S.; tour the 1st Boeing 747-400 produced and walk on the wing!
And if you have time, there is always:
- Centennial Olympic Park
- Martin Luther King Jr Park
- Coca-Cola Museum
- 6 flags over Georgia
- Botanical Garden
- Piedmont Park
- Atlantic Station shopping
- Fernbank Museum of National History
For information on things you can do while in Atlanta, check out the Explore Atlanta Website.