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Best things to do in Atlanta

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Aquarium
“As a nonprofit — and the second largest aquarium in the world — The Georgia Aquarium is committed to inspiring awareness and preservation of our ocean and aquatic animals around the globe. It is breathtaking an absolute must see!”
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Shopping Mall
“Lenox Mall is a Atlanta's most popular mall they have every name brand shop from Forever 21 to more prestigious high end goods like Louis Vuitton.”
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Art Museum
“Museum known for its diverse art collection & modern architecture by Richard Meier & Renzo Piano.”
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Museum
“Located right next to the aquarium. Great place to go see with the family to make a fun day out of! ”
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Park
“Atlanta’s most sought after park. Located in Midtown. Usually a hotspot for festivals ”
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Historic Site
“MLK center is a great spot for a FREE sightseeing visit :) Ride the streetcar back into downtown to Centennial Park and make a day of it ! Museum takes about 45 minutes to go through, is interactive and full of historic artifacts. Get there early for a free ticket to view his childhood home. ”
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Market
“If you have never been to Atlanta, Ponce City Market is the place to be. They have wonderful restaurants, shopping options, ice cream shops, and unique cocktails you can only find in Atlanta! The rooftop park is filled with amusement and drinks overlooking Atlanta! The famous Atlanta Beltline is a wonderful place to take a walk right beside Ponce City Market.”
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Market
“Hip food hall with a mix of dining options. Many rated as tops food spots by world renowned food critics”
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Shopping Plaza
“Atlantic Station is an upscale commercial and residential area. At its heart is the open-air Atlantic Station mall, with popular fashion and home decor stores. Cultural institutions include the Millennium Gate Museum, with temporary art exhibitions, and the Robert C. Williams Paper Museum. Near the Georgia Institute of Technology campus, old-school diners serve breakfast and burgers.”
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Zoo
“The Zoo Atlanta currently houses 1,500 animals from over 200 species. get up close to gorillas, flamingos, and the pandas - the main attraction here.”
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Football Stadium
“Make sure to check out and Atlanta United or Falcons game! There’s also a numerous number of other sporting and live events here!”
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Shopping Mall
“Live in the lap of luxury at this upscale shopping mall located literally​ across the street from Lenox Square Mall. ”
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Garden
“Beautiful and relaxing. Only a 5-8 min walk... and then you can go to through the rest of the Piedmont Park! ”
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Pizza Place
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“Funky area, interesting stores, good restaurants, and great people watching. Their slogan is "We're all here, because we are not all there"”
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Theatre
“From Broadway performances to rock concerts and movies, The Fox Theatre in Atlanta is one of the best venues for live entertainment. Visit this amazing theater and be amazed by the architecture, decor, and history of the place. Check out their website for the list of the upcoming events.”
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Theme Park
“six flags is only 30 mins . from here spend the whole day. great time for the kids . family fun.. ”
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