Visiting Midtown Atlanta is like being a kid in a candy store — there’s so much to enjoy! Exceptional restaurants and art galleries wait around every corner, and that’s just the beginning. Spend less time researching and more time experiencing it all with our list of the best things to do in Midtown Atlanta! Just make sure you explore our free Travel Guide to find more local tips and recommendations. It’s more than a list of top attractions — it’s a complete guide to lasting memories!

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A Guide to the Top Attractions and Things to Do in Midtown Atlanta


Part of what makes Midtown Atlanta so remarkable is the combination of high-rise buildings and natural scenery. Our area is full of dogwood blossoms in the spring, vibrant foliage in the fall, and plenty of beauty in between. Here are some fantastic ways to enjoy nature’s magnificence:


When you’re not immersing yourself in the fresh air and beautiful outdoors, head inside to one of our favorite museums or art galleries! You can admire artwork from around the world, tour historical buildings, and open your mind to a whole new world of fascination you never knew existed. Make sure you claim your free passes to the Museum of Design Atlanta and check out the latest exhibits!


If you ask a local about their favorite aspects of Midtown Atlanta, you’d likely hear them raving about the cuisine. Whatever you’re in the mood for, there’s a spectacular restaurant nearby that can satisfy your craving! Plus, many of the top bars and eateries are within walking distance of Stonehurst Place, so you can enjoy the ultimate foodie tour during your stay. We’ll even have tasty treats and a restaurant gift card waiting for you with our Gourmet Getaway Package!


Catch a show in Midtown Atlanta and find out why we’re known as the “Heart of the Arts!” Talented performers and beautiful venues come together in a stunning fashion to provide us with breathtaking experiences. Save time to enjoy a captivating performance at a local theater or listen to tunes from your favorite artists at an upcoming concert!


One of the best things to do in Atlanta is shop, and Midtown is overflowing with fantastic stores to browse. Get in touch with your inner shopaholic as you stroll through the area. Don’t forget to check out the shops, cuisines, and rooftop views of Ponce City Market nearby!

The list goes on! Discover more hotspots for your Midtown Atlanta shopping trip.


Don’t miss out on all the must-see events in Midtown Atlanta this year! From music festivals to holiday ice skating, there’s something for everyone. Mark your calendars for these upcoming celebrations and check out our full events page to see even more!

Even if you can’t catch one of our upcoming festivals, there are still plenty of sources of excitement. Check out our blog on Midtown Atlanta nightlife for some ideas!

Bonus Attractions: Downtown Atlanta

Midtown Atlanta is a paradise of fun activities, but feel free to explore the Downtown area as well. It’s minutes away from Midtown with a variety of additional tourist attractions to get the full Atlanta experience.

Stay at Stonehurst Place to Enjoy It All!

The lodging you choose can make or break your visit to Midtown Atlanta. Book your stay at Stonehurst Place to take your experience from good to absolutely perfect! Our historic, award-winning inn is home to elegant accommodations and superb amenities in the heart of Midtown. Wake up to a delicious breakfast, walk to your favorite attractions, and unwind in luxury at the end of a magnificent day.

Select one of our beautiful rooms or suites to begin your journey to relaxation. The Gables Suite is an excellent option with a king-size bed, plush sofa, and original artwork. We even added heated marble floors to the bathroom for an extra touch of comfort.

Make your reservations today!