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Cobb Galleria Centre
Two Galleria Parkway
Atlanta, Georgia 30339
tel: 770-955-8000
fax: 770-955-7719

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Well known as one of the top convention centers in the US

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Atlanta Botanical Garden

1345 Piedmont Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA

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Price Range: $7 - $12 per person (see below) The Atlanta Bontaical Garden is a colorful and magical place to visit for people of all ages. The most popular attraction is the pieces of glass sculpture. The garden offers an array of trees, flowers, and plants to view. Tours are available every Tuesday, free with your paid admission ticket. The children’ garden offers learning opportunities for all children. Adult tickets are $12.00, seniors $9.00, and students $7.00. Children under 3 are free. The gardens are open Tuesday through Sunday from 9 am to 7 pm, closing at 5pm from November until March.


Fox Theatre Atlanta

660 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA

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Price Range: $10 per person Tours The Fox Theatre in Atlanta Georgia is listed as a National Historic Site. It was built in the 1920’s. Volunteers worked to restore it to a beautiful work of art. It is well known for classic theatre pieces, including Phantom of the Opera and the Nutcracker. The theatre is also used to host grand parties, wedding receptions, and corporate cocktail parties. The Mighty Mo organ resides here. It was custom maid for the theatre in 1942. In 1974, it was valued at over $400,000. Tours are available on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 10 am. The cost is $10.


Six Flags Over Georgia

7561 Six Flags Parkway
Atlanta, GA

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Price Range: $39.99 (see below for more details) Six Flags over Georgia is the place to go if you are looking for some fun, with over 100 exciting rides to choose from. While it has always been a popular attraction, it became even more popular in 2006 with the new rollercoaster, Goliath. This is a roller coaster 200 feet in the air racing at neckbreaking speeds. Six flags over Georgia is open from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Tickets are $39.99 for the day or you can get a season pass for $69.99. You can get two season passes for the cost $99.00.


Atlanta Zoo

800 Cherokee Avenue SE
Atlanta, GA

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Price Range: $17.99 Adults, $12.99 children The Atlanta zoo opened in 1889, the result of a traveling show heading to Marietta Georgia who happened to break down passing through Atlanta. Two weeks later, the entire stock of animals was sold to the city of Atlanta. Research and conservation are two areas well promoted by the zoo. They encourage schools and childcare centers to come to the zoo for educational programs. Special events include sleep overs at the zoo with nighttime tours. The zoo is open daily except for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Adult tickets are $17.99 and children are $12.99. Various ticket discounts are available.


Buckhead Area

3315 PeachTree Rd NE
Atlanta, GA

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Buckhead Atlanta is a shopping haven for anyone with time and money to spend! It offers 1,400 retail shops in a variety of items including clothing, jewelry, children’s items, edibles, specialty shops, collectibles, and music. The shops generate over $1 billion a year in earnings. People come from all over the world to enjoy these shops. The area is well prepared for such shoppers offering numerous restaurants, hotels, and transportation to and from the shops. Methods of transportation are bicycles, cabs, car rentals, shuttles, limos, and numerous pedestrian paths.