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History, Landmarks & Attractions

Atlanta is full of attractions that reflect history and current interests. Learn about Atlanta's past and discover the popular landmarks and activities of today.
  1. Family Attractions in Atlanta (12)
  2. Save on Atlanta Attractions (10)

Unique Atlanta Attractions
Atlanta has lots of great attractions everyone has heard of, but this list will take you through some of Atlanta's more unique places to visit. Great for locals, too!

What is The Big Chicken
The Big Chicken is a landmark KFC restaurant in Marietta, GA.

Philips Arena
Philips Arena is a location for concerts and sporting events in Atlanta, Georgia.

The Georgia Aquarium
The Georgia Aquarium, the worlds largest aquarium, is located in Atlanta, GA. Find out all the details on this popular attraction and plan your own visit!

Downtown Atlanta's Entertainment District
Photos of the downtown Atlanta tourism district, including the Georgia Aquarium, World of Coca-Cola, CNN Center and Centennial Olympic Park.

Stone Mountain Park
Atlanta's Stone Mountain Park is a family-friendly attraction with many activities and shows to enjoy. They also host seasonal events and festivals.

Atlanta Haunted Houses for Halloween

Sometimes scary can be so much fun. Find the scariest haunted houses in Atlanta for Halloween shreiks!

Boutique Hotel and Unique Places to Stay in Atlanta

This list will help you find a boutique hotel in Atlanta. When I travel, I prefer to stay somewhere a with a little bit of luxury and a unique feel. I also recommend boutique hotels to friends visiting Atlanta. This is a list of some of Atlanta's unique boutique hotel options.

Piedmont Dog Park in Atlanta in Piedmont Park
Piedmont Dog Park is one of the most popular dog parks in Atlanta.

Fernbank Natural History Museum
Atlanta's science museum is the Fernbank Natural History Museum. Visit Fernbank Natural History Museum for science fun with your kids.

What is Underground Atlanta?
Have you heard of Underground Atlanta, but don't know what it is? Find information about Underground Atlanta.

Martinis and IMAX at Fernbank Museum of Natural History
Martinis and IMAX is an evening event at Fernbank Museum in Atlanta. Find out information about this weekly event.

North Georgia Wineries, Tours and Tastings
Just over an hour from Metro Atlanta, North Georgia wineries are a great day trip or weekend getaway for Atlanta residents and visitors. Learn about the wineries of North Georgia in this article.

Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in Atlanta
Information on seasonal outdoor ice skating rinks in Atlanta, including skating at Centennial Park and Piedmont Park.

Atlanta's Top Tourist Attractions
Visiting Atlanta? Learn about the top attractions to visit or bring visitors to in Atlanta, Georgia.

Dialog in the Dark
Dialog in the Dark is an exhibit designed to simulate what it would be like to be blind, causing you to have to rely on senses other than your vision.

Ideas for a First Date in Atlanta
Ideas for planning a first date in Atlanta, including restaurants, attractions, and more places to have a romantic evening.

College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta
Information about the College Football Hall of Fame and it's move to Atlanta, GA.

Georgia State Symbols
Get the facts about the state symbols of Georgia including the state bird, state flag and more.

Piedmont Park in Atlanta
Piedmont Park is Atlanta's largest and most well known park. Find out information about the park, visiting the park, the swimming pool at Piedmont Park and parking.

Five Fun Things to do in Atlanta This Summer
Looking for something new to do around Atlanta? Check out some of our top picks for summer fun in and around Atlanta.

Atlanta Civil War Sites and Attractions
Are you a Civil War buff visiting Atlanta? Find information on Atlanta's Civil War history and Civil War related attractions in the area.

Outdoor Attractions in Atlanta
Get outside and explore some of Atlanta's most popular outdoor attractions.

Two Days in Atlanta: a Suggested Itinerary
Spending the weekend in Atlanta? Check out our suggested itinerary for Atlanta visitors, including activities, restaurants and nightlife to make the most of your trip.

Tours of Atlanta
See Atlanta in a whole new way - take a tour of the city! Tours range from general sight seeing to themed experiences.

Atlanta's SkyView Ferris Wheel
Towering high above downtown, SkyView provides a bird's eye view of Atlanta.

Visiting the Atlanta Botanical Garden
Visit the Atlanta Botanical Gardens, a beautiful outdoor attraction located within Piedmont Park in the heart of Atlanta. Strolling through the Atlanta Botanical Gardens, guests can enjoy walking paths, lush greenery, an orchid house, and more.

Visit the North Georgia Mountains for a Fall Getaway
When fall weather arrives, I start itching for a getaway to the North Georgia Mountains. It's a quick trip and easy to do on the cheap! Find ideas for your North Georgia vacation.

Dolphin Show at the Georgia Aquarium
Heading to the Georgia Aquarium? Read a review of Dolphin Tales, the live action dolphin show.

Atlanta Museums

Visiting the CNN Center in Atlanta
Visit the CNN Studios in Atlanta for a behind-the-scenes look at how the news gets made.

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