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Marietta Welcome Center & Visitor's Bureau

4 Depot St, Marietta, GA 30060
+1 770 429 1115
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Ranked #3 of 20 Attractions in Marietta
Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
Most recent review
- Oct 9, 2014
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Marietta, Georgia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Wonderful visitor's center for Marietta with helpful, knowledgeable people staffing it. There are lots of maps and brochures on what there is to do in the area and all the famous historical sites too. You can buy tickets here for the Christmas tour of historic homes which is one on the top tours in the southeast.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

I always stop by to check events to come. Very friendly staff. The one event that I won't miss is the Marietta Pilgrimage Christmas Home Tour. I love strolling through the houses and admiring the renovations, Christmas decorations, and the neighborhood. Negative: I always think that the price for the tours are a little on the high side, and some... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The two ladies who anchor the welcome center are so kind and helpful! They love to chat, so do come with some time to enjoy their stories and information about the area. They have tourist information about the Marietta Square, all of Cobb County, additional must-sees in Georgia, Kennesaw Mountain Park, as well as calendars of local events like the... More

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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94 reviews 94 reviews
32 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The staff is friendly and knowledgable. There are brochures for just about anything you can think of to do in the area and the staff can give you great tips on when to visit, where to park, etc.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
18 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Honest helpful people staff this place. They can tell you everything worth seeing in the area, and suggest places based on your interests. Worth a quick stop to talk with them.

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Boardman, Ohio
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The ladies was very helpful and knowledgeable you get a discount for visiting all three sites Gone with the wind museum, The Root house and Marietta history museum which I would highly recommend if you have the time. Nothing I disliked.

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York, PA
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39 reviews 39 reviews
28 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Visiting Marietta, GA for the first time, I found the Visitor's Center in downtown Marietta to be very helpful and informative. The woman who worked behind the desk was very pleasant and epitomized the spirit of "southern hospitality". For example, I wanted to take a trolley tour of the Marietta area, and she called ahead to be sure there was... More

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Marietta, Georgia, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

if you come to the Marietta area this is THE place to visit FIRST. They have ALL the information you need regarding historical sites, museums, driving tours, etc. If you have any questions the staff are more than happy to assist you. They are engaging and will make recommendations for just about anything local.

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Murrieta, CA
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31 reviews 31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We went here to get more information on the Civil War and they have it! Plenty of attractions in the area to see!

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Atlanta
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63 reviews 63 reviews
11 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This is definitely the place to stop before you begin a tour of Marietta, or even if you have visited many times. It's housed in the old train station, and you have to cross the tracks to get to the center from the parking lot. As other reviewers have said, there are LOTS of brochures and the staff of locals/volunteers... More

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