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Top park recommendations from locals

“Closest major park. Great for cycling, sight seeing, and close by to bars and restaurants to your liking”
  • 296 locals recommend
“Just a 10 minute walk from the guesthouse! You may be tempted to drive but you’ll miss out on enjoying the city of trees before walking into a beautiful space. ”
  • 157 locals recommend
“Enjoy the scenery. Pretty much walking distance to most of the great attractions in downtown Atlanta. ”
  • 126 locals recommend
“Oakland Cemetery is one of the largest cemetery green spaces, in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. Founded as Atlanta Cemetery in 1850 on six acres of land southeast of the city, it was renamed in 1872 to reflect the large number of oak and magnolia trees growing in the area.”
  • 128 locals recommend
“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.”
  • 59 locals recommend
History Museum
“Learn about Jimmy Carter the nuclear engineer, peanut farmer, and global human rights leader. Beautiful shaded gardens to visit as well.”
  • 47 locals recommend
Nature Preserve
“A beautiful and peaceful place to hike. Lots of history, waterfalls and hiking trails. Very cool place.”
  • 36 locals recommend
“One of the many things to visit on the Eastern Beltline. This park is close to Ponce City Market, too. From here you can quickly reach Piedmont Park and the Atlanta Botannical Gardens.”
  • 36 locals recommend
“Centennial Olympic Park is a 21-acre public park located in downtown Atlanta, Georgia. It was built by the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games as part of the infrastructure improvements for the 1996 Summer Olympics.”
  • 27 locals recommend
“This is a great old, scenic, rail trail for exploring on bike, skateboard, or on foot. It is an old railroad route and you can hike or bike on the old trestles. It is very well maintained; smooth and wide. Great daytime activity!”
  • 24 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Combination coffee shop/bar/dog park. Cheap and easy. Nice people, nice vibes. ”
  • 28 locals recommend
“The seven-mile stretch of the Chattahoochee River offers and abundance of trails, water access, riverwalk and playgrounds. Coupled with the amazing scenery and wildlife, visitors of all ages will have a blast as they experience natural Roswell.”
  • 23 locals recommend
“There are trails to walk, botanical gardens, and cute little restaurants and bar scene places all around it.”
  • 17 locals recommend
“Freedom Park is one of the largest city parks in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. The park forms a cross shape with the axes crossing at the Carter Center. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
“Pint-sized neighborhood park featuring a children's playground, stone sculptures & more.”
  • 11 locals recommend