- Our list of the best things to do in Atlanta, Georgia, features the top 341 nearby activities — including 116 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Atlanta, GA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Amusement, Entertainment & Shows, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 49 things to do within the city of Atlanta, GA , followed by 291 popular activities in nearby cities, including Decatur, Marietta, Roswell, Duluth, Alpharetta, Stone Mountain, Kennesaw, Norcross, Smyrna, Jonesboro, Lawrenceville, Douglasville, Conyers, Fayetteville, Snellville, Tucker, Sandy Springs, Johns Creek, Hiram, Woodstock, Hampton, Lithonia, McKinney, Peachtree City and Dunwoody
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65 Upper Alabama St SW, Atlanta, GA 30303 MoreLess Info
ATL-Cruzers Electric Car Tours is a business that offers visitors the opportunity to tour the city via electric car. During the tours, guests learn about local history and get recommendations on activities and places to visit during their stay.
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160 Spring Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30303 MoreLess Info
With Electric Car & Segway Tours of Atlanta by ATL-Cruzers, visitors can explore the major neighborhoods and historical sites of the city with narration from a tour guide. Visitors can choose between Segway tours of the Eastside or Midtown.
660 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308 MoreLess Info
All around the year, the Fox Theatre stages musicals, comedy shows, and dancing shows. It was recently restored to its 1920's looks, and features a 3,600-pipes organ.
The garden cemetery known as Oakland Cemetery was founded in 1850. It serves as the final resting place of many Atlanta builders, settlers, and notable citizens like Margaret Mitchell, Maynard Jackson, and Bobby Jones.
93% 1977 votes
450 Auburn Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30312 MoreLess Info
The home where the Civil Rights leader was born and the church where he preached are found on the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site. This attraction is visited annually by more than 500,000 people.
There are 19 different gardens at the Atlanta Botanical Garden, and one tropical garden filled with small animals, such as turtles, geckos, frogs, and many insects. Special events are held each day in here.
Resting on 185 acres of land is Piedmont Park, which has a botanical garden. Community events are held for most of the year. Facilities include restrooms and various places for refreshments. Activities include swimming, fishing, basketball, and more.
At the Atlanta History Center, visitors are welcome to peruse the 33 acres which have numerous exhibitions reflecting Georgia's history, including historic houses, the Centennial Olympic Games museum, gardens, and more.
571 Kilgo Street, Atlanta, GA 30322 MoreLess Info
Held within the main campus of Emory University, the Michael C. Carlos Museum is quite large in size at 45,000 square feet. In fact, it is considered the largest natural history museum in the southeast and features many antiquities.