Established in year 1837, Atlanta was created from Civil-war reminiscence. It is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia. Atlanta is a great place for people of all ages. It’s time to rekindle family ties and enjoy with your kids. Atlanta, also known as the home town of Coke, provides tons of entertainment for your family.
Following places make Atlanta, a worthwhile destination for vacation with your family and kids.
The Georgia Aquarium:
The world’s largest aquarium is situated in the centre of Downtown Atlanta. The Georgia Aquarium presents a wide collection of aquatic animals. It is also the largest single aquarium habitat. Along with aquatic animals, the Georgia Aquarium offers excellent family programs like group sleepovers, swimming and diving programs for all above the age of 12. The aquarium also has tours for children to show interesting daily activities and functioning.
World of Coca-cola:
The World of Coca-cola, located adjacent to The Georgia Aquarium, is also situated in the Downtown Atlanta. It provides a view of the iconic Coca-Cola Company and its heritage. The company has a unique attraction where it provides its visitors the opportunity to taste sample drinks from around the world. Along with a 4-D movie, it allows visitors to watch its fully functional bottling line.
The Children’s Museum of Atlanta:
The Children’s Museum of Atlanta is a place where children below the age of 8, can learn and have fun at a time. It presents hands-on exhibits that enrich and help children in their education. Along with many visiting exhibits, the museum has at least five regular exhibits around the year.
Centre of Puppetry Arts:
The Centre of Puppetry Arts Museum exhibits puppets from all around the world, ranging from wooden to fabric and remote controlled puppets. Here the children can learn about the history of puppetry and can also learn to make their own. The visitors can see both old and contemporary puppets.
Centennial Olympic Park:
Centennial Olympic Park was developed for the 1996 Summer Olympics held in Atlanta. It is situated in Downtown Atlanta, and after the Olympics game it was redesigned for public use.
It holds the world’ largest interactive fountain featuring the Olympics ring Symbol. It is a great place for kid’s sightseeing. Many performance and special events keep visitors engaged.
Fernbank Museum of Natural History:
Fernbank Museum of Natural History is located east of Midtown, near Emory University. It is one of the nation’s largest natural history museums. From dinosaurs and swamplands to day-to-night light cycles, the museum gives a hands-on experience using interactive live and virtual experiences.
Zoo Atlanta is located esat of Downtown in Grant Park. The zoo exhibits wide variety of animals and birds. Popular animals include orangutans, giant pandas, gorillas. Wildlife shows , animal keepers talk show, kidszone are other attractions of the Zoo. Kids can cool off at the new fountain splashes. The zoo is open from Monday to Friday from 9.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
Atlanta, the entertainment centre of the nation, has caught the fancies of millions. Visit Atlanta and give your kids a lifetime experience.