Center for Civil and Human Rights ($)
The Center for Civil and Human Rights is a museum dedicated to the achievements of both the civil rights movement in the United States and the broader worldwide human rights movement.
Carter Center Library and Museum ($)
The Jimmy Carter Library and Museum in Atlanta, Georgia houses U.S. President Jimmy Carter’s papers and other material relating to the Carter administration and the Carter family’s life.
The King Center
The King Center is a nonprofit center exhibiting Martin Luther King Jr. related photos & artifacts, plus rooms on Gandhi & Rosa Parks.
Touring Local Religious Institutions:
Al-Farooq Masjid of Atlanta (Mosque)
Al-Farooq Masjid is the largest mosque in Atlanta, and is one of the few in the area that is housed in a building incorporating historically Islamic architecture. Tours are available for groups.
Shri Swaminarayan Mandir (Hindu temple)
The BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in Atlanta, Georgia is a traditional Hindu mandir, or place of worship and is a part of the denomination of the Swaminarayan branch of Hinduism
Other Tourist Attractions & Things to Do:
Centennial Olympic Park is a 21-acre public park located in downtown Atlanta, Georgia created for the 1996 Olympic Games. The area is located in the middle of a number of restaurants and attractions.
Piedmont Park is a 189 acre urban park in Atlanta, Georgia, locat- ed about 1 mile northeast of Downtown. Has large open fields,paths for walking, running, and biking, and outdoor sports facil- i- ties for public use.
The CNN Center is the world headquarters of CNN. The main news- rooms and studios for several of CNN’s news channels are located here, as well as a food court. Tours can be purchased for groups.
World of Coca Cola Museum ($)
Explore the history of the world’s most famous beverage brand at the World of Coca-Cola, the dynamic, multimedia home of Coke’s 128-year-old secret formula. Taste flavors of Coke from all over the world.
Georgia Aquarium ($)
The Georgia Aquarium is the largest aquarium in the Western Hemisphere, housing thousands of animals and represent- ing several thousand species, all of which reside in 10 million gallons of marine and saltwater.
The Atlanta BeltLine is a 22-mile loop of multi-use trails, modern streetcar, and parks – all based on railroad corridors that formerly encircled Atlanta. Start out with a great meal at Ponce City Market and head out on foot or bicycle to enjoy the trails!