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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Art Museum
“The High Museum of Art, located in Atlanta, is a leading art museum in the Southeastern United States. Located on Peachtree Street in Midtown, the city's arts district, the High is a division of the Woodruff Arts Center. In 2010 it had 509,000 visitors, 95th among world art museums.”
  • 293 locals recommend
Park
“One of the most beautiful parks in Atlanta. About 10 -20 mins away depending on what time of the day.”
  • 220 locals recommend
Shopping Plaza
“Shopping, Movie Theatre, and more! 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.”
  • 239 locals recommend
Garden
“This is a must see! Spring time is the best! No matter what time of year though, the Gardens offers many things in season and several events. Check website for details. This is a 10 minute walk.”
  • 132 locals recommend
Garden
“The Atlanta Botanical Garden is a 30 acres botanical garden located adjacent to Piedmont Park in Midtown Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Incorporated in 1976, the garden's mission is to "develop and maintain plant collections for the purposes of display, education, conservation, research and enjoyment.”
  • 62 locals recommend
Pet Store
“The park itself it pretty big. You can park your car there in the parking garage accessed via the Botanical Gardens or Evelyn street. ”
  • 48 locals recommend
Café
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“dessert and a coffee spot I love for a late night snack and cozy quaint atmosphere. they also serve food!”
  • 77 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“If you know, you know...authentic Italian pizza with brick ovens flown in from Italia!!! This place is BYOB and gelato is just across the street. Prego!”
  • 73 locals recommend
Bar
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“Local fixture known for its burgers, beer & whiskey selection & offbeat, rock 'n' roll vibe.”
  • 62 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Branch of a down-home chain known for Southern food & all-day breakfast selections.”
  • 54 locals recommend
Route
“Wonderful urban trail for walking, biking, running, etc, with access to the best restaurants & shopping.”
  • 80 locals recommend
Performing Arts Venue
“Giving residence to some of Atlanta's major art attractions, the Woodruff Arts Center houses renowned venues such as The High Museum of Art, The Alliance Theater, and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.”
  • 44 locals recommend
Cinema
“This is a popular outdoor shopping center. It has Publix (grocery store), movie theatre, and restaurants. There is a target close by as well.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Building
“Midtown is a busy commercial area and a vibrant arts hub. The High Museum of Art shows world-renowned works in a striking modern building, while Margaret Mitchell House offers tours of the former home of the “Gone With the Wind” author. Peachtree Street is a hotspot for comedy, bars and big-name shops, with eating options ranging from street food to fine dining. Large, leafy Piedmont Park offers walking trails.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Performing Arts Venue
“The Center for Puppetry Arts is conveniently located in Midtown at the corner of Spring and 18th Street. We are a short walk from Arts Center MARTA, but do offer limited, free parking. Ticket Sales Office Monday-Friday: 9am-4:30pm Saturday: 10am-5pm Sunday: 12pm-5pm”
  • 37 locals recommend
Park
“Closest major park. Great for cycling, sight seeing, and close by to bars and restaurants to your liking”
  • 38 locals recommend