Family and Kids in Atlanta

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Atlanta? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Atlanta, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Atlanta.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Atlanta for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Georgia Aquarium


    Once it was the world’s largest aquarium, and it’s no lightweight today – with 100,000 animals, representing 500 species, in 10 million US gallons of fresh and marine water. The star attractions of the aquarium are four young Whale, Sharks, four Beluga Whales, eleven bottlenose Dolphins and four Manta rays. The six exhibits are themed distinctly; the Georg...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Inside CNN Studio Tour

    Family and Kids

    You’ll have different experiences depending on which tour you’ve selected, but you’ll nevertheless have your mind blown! There’s the morning express tour and the VIP tour. While you cannot take children less than 12 years of age along – everybody else will have a blast. The tour impresses immediately with what’s purportedly the largest elevator in the world....Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Atlanta Botanical Garden

    Botanical Garden

    Atlanta’s pride and joy – the botanical gardens are stunning. Founded in 1996, the gardens have slowly and steadily accumulated a fantastic collection of plants spread over a number of smaller themed gardens. These include the Japanese Garden, the Rose Garden, the Storza Woods, the Upper Woodland, the Children’s Garden, the Fuqua Orchid Centre and the Fuqua Conservatory. Spre...Read more
  4. Amazing Atlanta attraction for kids
    Centennial Olympic Park


    This park is a magnet of sorts. It was built as part of the infrastructure for the Centennial Olympics, but the love that people have for it now far surpasses its purpose. Grassy lawns, shady trees and pleasant path have made it a favorite. There’s a lovey water show called the Fountain of Rings that doubles as a play areas; its something that you could watch for hours, especially with th...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Zoo Atlanta


    The Zoo goes with big, popular favorites – Gorillas, Orangutans, giant Pandas. Purchased from a bankrupt travelling circus by George V. Gress, the zoo didn’t gain much popularity, and a hundred years later, was termed as “possibly one of the worst zoos in the world”. But a 20 year revival and acquisition period later, the Zoo is Atlanta’s pride. The Ford African ra...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Atlanta
    Piedmont Park

    Park, Picnic Spot, Swimming Pool

    Hearing about Piedmont Park makes you wish that every city, especially yours, had something similar. It’s a break from the concrete jungle, a chance to get in touch with nature, a festival and parade ground, a fishing spot, a wedding venue, a grill evening, a picnic lawn, a sports centre, a colorful playground, a field to take your dogs to, a swimming pool – the options are endless...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Woodruff Arts Center

    Family and Kids

    One of the most unusual art institutions in the country, this art center's origin lies in tragedy. In 1962, an airplane carrying the leaders of Atlanta’s Art and Civic community crashed. In their memory Atlanta built a Memorial Art Center that soon came to house three more institutions - Atlanta College of Art, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and the High Museum of Art. 1970 saw the additi...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Jimmy Carter Library And Museum

    Family and Kids

    President Carter was quite the fixture here in Atlanta, so it’s only fitting that the city has an entire museum devoted to him. Yes, this is a museum in function. It contains the Carter’s Nobel Peace Prize, a replica of the Oval Office, a copy of the Resolute desk, 27 million pages of documents; 500,000 photos, and 40,000 objects, along with films, videos, and audiotapes &ndash...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Stone Mountain Park


    Every place needs a nice natural retreat away from the hubbub of the city; Atlanta is lucky to have Stone Mountain. This  quartz monzonite dome monadnock was once the site of white supremacist activities and was actually owned by Ku Klux Klan affiliates. In 1958, the government purchased the Park and the Klan was evicted. The magnificent bas-relief on the north face or the larges...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Oakland Cemetery

    Family and Kids

    16 of Atlanta’s Mayors have been buried here. It’s a beautiful park with beautiful Victorian architecture, less than a mile from the heart of the city. The various sections of the park include the historic original 6 acres (see the mausoleum of Jasper Newton Smith, the neoclassical Kontz Memorial and the Egyptian Revival Neal Monument), the Confederate section (see the Confederate ...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Phillips Arena

    Family and Kids

    Sports lovers, especially those of Basketball will find a lot of indulging here! One of the most popular places in the city, Phillips Arena is an indoor stadium dedicated to the important basket ball events in the city. The place is also home to Atlanta Hawk and Atlanta Dream- two prominent teams making up a great interest spot for fans. The Arena was established in1999 with a cost of Rs 213.5 ...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Sweet Georgia's Juke Joint

    Family and Kids

    Forget the modern and delve into the classic flavors of America only in Georgia’s Juke Joint. The place is known to serve some of the most authentic American dishes out there. Not only that, its hippie like atmosphere and cosy vibe makes it all more perfect for a fun dine evening. Just imagine digging into some of those delicious chicken and waffles after a long day of tripping. The comfo...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    The Cheesecake Factory

    Family and Kids

    Talk about eatery giants and we have ‘The Cheesecake Factory’ here. They have various branches located in the different corners of the city so you won’t have a hard time tasting some of their delectables. The company was founded by David M Overton in 1978 who established his first Cheesecake Restaurant in the Beverly Hills California. From there, the chain took off and current...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Atlanta History Center


    This historic centre preserves quite a rich heritage. It has twelve exhibits six of which are permanent. These include the Centennial Olympic Museum; the Turning Point, an American Civil War Exhibition; Metropolitan Frontiers, Chronicling the expansion of Atlanta; Shaping Tradition, on Southern folk art; Down the Fairway with Bobby Jones, on the history of golf in the USA; and Philip Tram...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Fox Theatre

    Family and Kids

    It’s a marvel that this theatre survived all the years since 1929, when it was built. It was originally intended to be a Shrine, then utilized for a movie palace. The changing movie industry almost rendered the place obsolete, and developers were planning on tearing it down when locals, community and celebrity alike, raised a campaign to preserve this historical monument in the 1970&rsquo...Read more