Things to Do with Kids

Zoo Atlanta
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Families searching for children's attractions fall in love with Zoo Atlanta. This celebrated wildlife haven houses natural habitats for 40-plus mammal species, from African lions and giant pandas to otters and clouded leopards. The facility also...  Read More

Turner Field
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Baseball fans can find great family entertainment year-round at Turner Field. Originally built for the 1996 Olympic Games, the brick and limestone ballpark is now the tromping grounds for the Braves and features interactive games and restaurants...  Read More



Feel the excitement and spirit of college football fanfare from the moment you step inside the football-shaped building. Your ticket includes high-tech RFID credentials. This microchip-enabled ticket personalizes your museum experience. You see...  Read More

World of Coca-Cola
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The World of Coca-Cola offers a truly unique experience for families. This state-of-the-art facility actively engages guests in the history of the legendary American beverage via interactive exhibits, a 4-D multi-sensory movie, a working...  Read More

Children's Museum of Atlanta


There are countless attractions for kids in town, but Imagine It! is the city's only children's museum. Here, engaging hands-on exhibits let little ones learn and play at the same time. The permanent collection includes Fundamentally Food, where...  Read More



With more than 100 rides catering to kids of all ages, Six Flags Over Georgia has plenty of adventures to offer the entire family. Experience looping thrills on the Mind Bender coaster, or climb aboard Georgia Cyclone, one of the most popular...  Read More

Georgia Aquarium
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Families come from all over to explore the Georgia Aquarium, which is actually the world's largest. Its 10 million gallons of water are home to thousands of flitting fish and fascinating marine animals, including gargantuan whale sharks, beluga...  Read More

Atlanta Botanical Garden
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While not specifically designed for children, the Atlanta Botanical Garden's themed gardens are great for kids. Combining plant education and interactive fun, the Atlanta Botanical Garden's two-acre Children's Garden features exhibits like the...  Read More

Center for Puppetry Arts
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Although children's attractions are not hard to come by in the city, the Center for Puppetry Arts is quite the anomaly. The largest of its kind in the world, this museum educates visitors about the development of puppetry across the globe. The...  Read More

Centennial Olympic Park


Home to the famous Fountain of Rings, Centennial Olympic Park is one of the best places in town for kids. The fountain features synchronized water dances to familiar tunes, complete with sound and lighting effects, and kids especially love...  Read More