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Ranked #31 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Theaters; Specialty Museums; Science Museums
A performing arts center as well as a museum.
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Ranked #32 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: History Museums; Art Museums
Owner description: In the 1880s, before there were epic motion pictures, there were Cycloramas. This 42-foot-high cylindrical oil painting... more » Owner description: In the 1880s, before there were epic motion pictures, there were Cycloramas. This 42-foot-high cylindrical oil painting depicts the Battle of Atlanta in 1864. Viewed from a 360-degree rotating platform, the vivid details of this historic Civil War battle are now restored and enhanced with music, narration and sound effects. Accompanying the Cyclorama is the Civil War Museum, highlighted by a steam locomotive from 1862. « less
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Ranked #33 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Architectural Buildings; Concerts
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Ranked #34 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #35 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Historic Sites; Museums
The 19th-century farmhouse that once belonged to Joel Chandler Harris, the author of Br'er Rabbit and Br'er Fox.
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Ranked #36 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #37 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
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Ranked #38 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Observatories/ Planetariums; Science Museums
Owner description: Highlights of this science museum include an exhibit on the development of life in Georgia over the past 500 million years,... more » Owner description: Highlights of this science museum include an exhibit on the development of life in Georgia over the past 500 million years, the original Apollo 6 space capsule and the world's largest telescope dedicated to public education. « less
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Ranked #39 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Factory Tours; Specialty Museums
Owner description: For over 125 years, we've been putting our secret formula into every Coca-Cola. Now we've put it all in one amazing place.... more » Owner description: For over 125 years, we've been putting our secret formula into every Coca-Cola. Now we've put it all in one amazing place. Experience the fascinating stories of the world's best-known beverage brand at the dynamic, interactive home of happiness - the World of Coca-Cola in Atlanta, Georgia! Now you can be closer than ever before to the vault that secures the secret formula for Coca-Cola, view more than 1,200 never-before-displayed artifacts, get an inside look at the bottling process, take a trip around the world in a thrilling 4-D movie experience, tempt your taste buds with more than 100 flavors from around the globe and take home a commemorative glass bottle of Coca-Cola and so much more! « less
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Ranked #40 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #41 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Shops; Movie Theaters
Owner description: Opened on October 21, 2005, Atlantic Station is set up in the style of an outdoor mall, with many choices of shopping,... more » Owner description: Opened on October 21, 2005, Atlantic Station is set up in the style of an outdoor mall, with many choices of shopping, dining, and a 16-screen Regal movie theater. The stores include the Southeastern flagship store of Dillard's,[1] and stores such as H&M, Guess, Z Gallerie, Banana Republic, and Gap « less
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Ranked #42 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
This stadium is home to the Atlanta Falcons football team.
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Ranked #43 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #44 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Historic Sites; History Museums; Museums; Specialty Museums
Owner description: Margaret Mitchell's one and only novel, "Gone with the Wind," was born in an apartment in this turn-of-the-century Tudor... more » Owner description: Margaret Mitchell's one and only novel, "Gone with the Wind," was born in an apartment in this turn-of-the-century Tudor Revival mansion. Now a museum on the National Register of Historic Places, the house offers visitors a 90-minute guided tour that tells the story of the author, the Pulitzer Prize-winning book and the making of the movie. « less
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Ranked #45 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Specialty Museums
Owner description: The museum features a display on the history of money; interactive, multimedia exhibits explaining the Federal Reserve's role... more » Owner description: The museum features a display on the history of money; interactive, multimedia exhibits explaining the Federal Reserve's role in the economy; and a view of the bank's automated vault and cash processing areas. In addition, most group tours include a stop in the bank's boardroom. A tour of the museum provides in-depth lessons on the role of the Federal Reserve in the U.S. economy. Then, you can take a look inside our cash-processing operations, where millions of dollars are counted, sorted, or shredded daily. You'll also get a glimpse into the bank's automated vault and see the robotic transports that do the heavy lifting. The Monetary Museum will be closed for maintenance starting Monday, July 1, until further notice. « less
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Ranked #46 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Neighborhoods; Historic Walking Areas
Owner description: With its upscale neighborhoods and multi-million dollar mansions, the Buckhead section of Atlanta is one of the most affluent... more » Owner description: With its upscale neighborhoods and multi-million dollar mansions, the Buckhead section of Atlanta is one of the most affluent communities in town, and home to some of the best art galleries, restaurants and nightlife. « less
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Ranked #47 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Natural History Museums
Owner description: At Fernbank Museum of Natural History, visitors explore world cultures, nature, live animals, the prehistoric Earth, and... more » Owner description: At Fernbank Museum of Natural History, visitors explore world cultures, nature, live animals, the prehistoric Earth, and hands-on science through dynamic exhibitions, programs and IMAX® films. Come face to face with the world’s largest dinosaurs, explore the development of life on Earth through Georgia's modern landscapes, connect with cultures from around the world, and engage in learning through a variety of hands-on programs, including live animal encounters, family programming days, Weekends in the Naturalist Center, summer camps and more. Children can't get enough of the immersive 7,000-square-foot children’s exhibition “Fernbank NatureQuest,” where they journey through ecosystems filled with hands-on discovery, learning and exploration, while adults can't wait to return on Friday nights for Martinis & IMAX where they take in an incredible atmosphere, music, dancing, dinner, drinks and IMAX films.The Museum also offers several special exhibitions throughout the year, and correlates field trips to education standards for schools seeking a memorable learning adventure! « less
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Ranked #48 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Neighborhoods
Owner description: This Atlanta neighborhood is filled with boutiques and fine restaurants and is lined with picturesque boulevards and... more » Owner description: This Atlanta neighborhood is filled with boutiques and fine restaurants and is lined with picturesque boulevards and cottages. « less
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Ranked #49 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Performances
Owner description: The Woodruff Arts Center is one of the premier cultural centers in the nation. Located in Midtown Atlanta, The Woodruff... more » Owner description: The Woodruff Arts Center is one of the premier cultural centers in the nation. Located in Midtown Atlanta, The Woodruff campus houses four renowned organizations - Alliance Theatre, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, High Museum of Art, and Young Audiences. The Woodruff Arts Center annually offers more than 3,300 performances and exhibitions. In addition to its role as a cultural beacon, the Center serves as a critical economic, educational, and social catalyst for Atlanta and the region. « less
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Ranked #50 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Museums
Owner description: The Global Health Odyssey features both permanent and changing exhibits that focus on a variety of public health topics.... more » Owner description: The Global Health Odyssey features both permanent and changing exhibits that focus on a variety of public health topics. Permanent exhibits include the Global Symphony, an unparalleled multi-media installation and the Roots of CDC, which traces the origins and early history of CDC through 1976. Both self-guided and guided tours are available. « less
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Ranked #51 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Historic Sites; Castles

Rhodes Hall was constructed in 1904 for Atlanta businessman A.G. Rhodes. Today it is a house museum. Inspired by European castles, the mansion is made primarily of granite from... more »

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Ranked #52 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Historic Sites
Owner description: A busy, non-profit community arts center, Callanwolde offers classes and workshops for all ages in visual, literary and... more » Owner description: A busy, non-profit community arts center, Callanwolde offers classes and workshops for all ages in visual, literary and performing arts. Special performances, gallery exhibits, outreach programs and fundraising galas are presented throughout the year. A magnificent Gothic-Tudor style mansion situated on a beautifully landscaped 12.5-acre estate, Callanwolde provides an ideal setting for weddings, corporate meetings or any special occasion. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Callanwolde's combination of history, architecture and art education makes it one of the most unique art centers in the country. « less
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Ranked #53 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Specialty Museums
This museum of Jewish heritage and culture focuses on the experiences of Jews in Atlanta.
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Ranked #54 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Museums
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Ranked #55 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Owner description: Located at the South end of Centennial Park in downtown Atlanta, the SkyView Ferris wheel is set up to thrill families from... more » Owner description: Located at the South end of Centennial Park in downtown Atlanta, the SkyView Ferris wheel is set up to thrill families from all over the Atlanta Metro area. The wheel is almost 20 stories high with 42 gondolas that will be able to hold up to 6 people. With a view like this, everyone will be wanting a ride. And if you want to ride in style, check out our VIP gondola that gives you all the perks including the wonderful view. Surrounded by many other local favorite attractions of this downtown Centennial Park area, you'll never find yourself looking for something to do. SkyView. You can see Atlanta from here. « less
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Ranked #56 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Neighborhoods; Parks
This Atlanta neighborhood is home to Zoo Atlanta and the Atlanta Cyclorama & Civil War Museum.
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Ranked #57 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
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Ranked #58 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #59 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
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Ranked #60 of 191 attractions in Atlanta
Category: Cemeteries
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