Atlanta is the capital of Georgia and it is a great city to visit with a lot of history. If you have never been to Atlanta before you are going to love it. There are a ton of interesting attractions to see and do there and you will have a hard time figuring out everything you want to see when you visit. Read on to learn about some of the best attractions in Atlanta.
The Fox Theatre is a historic theater that was built in the 20’s. This theater has an interesting Arabian themed design and the interior has been restored. This elegant theater holds many types of performances including the ballet, opera, concerts and even movies. If you love vintage and you love soft drinks, then you won’t want to miss the World of Coca-Cola museum. This museum is dedicated to the many faces of Coca-Cola throughout the years and is a very fun museum to visit.
Piedmont Park is an interesting and old park that has lots of things to do and see. This beautiful park is a great place to take a stroll and leave your worries behind. Another great place to get lost in is the Atlanta Botanica Garden. This huge botanical garden has a lovely rose garden, an orchid house, and a Japanese garden along with many other beautiful features.
Oakland Cemetary stretches over 88 acres and is a national historic landmark. The cemetery is beautiful, with plenty of gardens, animals, and sculptures. You can even stop by the visitor center and museum shop when you leave. The Fernbank Museum of Natural History is always interesting to visit and you can find lots of exhibits and interactive displays. The dinosaur skeletons are particularly interesting and so are the local exhibits which will help you learn more about the history of Georgia.
Stone Mountain Park is a lovely park that commemorates the soldiers who died in the Civil War. You can take a cable car to the top of the hill and take a train around the hill. The nearby lake is a great place to try a paddle steamer cruise.
Atlanta has lots of fun places to visit and it is definitely worth a trip whether you are interested in nature or museums. With so many great things to do, it can be difficult trying to set up your itinerary so make sure to plan carefully.