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5 of the Best Atlanta Landmarks You Must See

Georgia State Capitol, one of the popular Atlanta landmarks

Are you visiting Atlanta soon? Prepare for the trip of a lifetime! Our city is known for its rich history, scenic skylines, lively music scene, and arts community. Get to know the local culture here by exploring a variety of landmarks in Atlanta! If you’re not sure where to start, we can help! Learn where to go for an itinerary filled with fascination and excitement!

You’re bound to find fun activities and must-see attractions everywhere you look in the city. View Atlanta’s landmarks, enjoy gourmet meals at fine dining restaurants, browse artwork and sculptures at galleries, and so much more. Request your free Travel Guide now to see our top recommendations for things to do here! We deliver the guide to your inbox so you can get started planning the ultimate Atlanta getaway.

Check out These Noteworthy Atlanta Landmarks

Margaret Mitchell House

On sunny days, take a short walk over to the Margaret Mitchell House, just minutes away from Stonehurst Place. Get an up-close look at the building where Margaret “Peggy” Mitchell once lived. Learn about her life as well as her Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Gone with the Wind. Admission is $13 for adults, $10 for students and seniors, and only $5.50 for kids. They also offer daily tours and exhibitions!

Historic Oakland Cemetery

Enjoy lush gardens, sculptures, and impressive architecture at the Historic Oakland Cemetery. This beautiful area, established in 1850, serves as the resting place for several of Atlanta’s historical figures, including Margaret Mitchell and Bobby Jones. Take a variety of tours, learn about the past, attend fun events, or enjoy a peaceful stroll through the park.

Martin Luther King Jr. National Historical Park

Check out 35 acres of land and historical sites at the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historical Park. Tour the house he grew up in, see the flowers symbolizing his messages at the World Peace Rose Garden, and view the Behold monument constructed in his honor. You can even step inside the Ebenezer Baptist Church where he and his father led services. See it all with free admission to the park!

Georgia State Capitol

View stunning American architecture dating back to the late 19th century at the Georgia State Capitol. It remains a functioning government building, but you can participate in educational tours and explore the museum. Learn about the significance of this historic building in Atlanta and browse through exhibitions and artifacts. This National Historic Landmark also offers free admission!

SkyView Atlanta

Are you looking for even more things to do in Atlanta? Head to Centennial Park and take a ride on the giant SkyView Ferris wheel! This unique structure brings you up twenty stories for incredible views of the city. It’s a fantastic date idea in the downtown area. You can even purchase tickets for the VIP gondolas and enjoy an enhanced experience!

See Them All When You Stay at Stonehurst Place

Piedmont Room at Stonehurst Place

Are you ready to start exploring these places for yourself? Atlanta awaits! Whether you’re here for business or leisure, you can enjoy an unforgettable trip filled with exciting attractions. Top it off with a stay in the finest boutique hotel in Midtown Atlanta!

Enjoy a stay in The Piedmont room for a spectacular lodging experience. Inside, find a comfortable queen-size bed, fireplace, custom draperies, and a walk-in closet. The bathroom features marble flooring, a walk-in shower, and a heated towel rack. We’re more than a typical bed and breakfast; we go above and beyond for our guests. Book your stay today!

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