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Top park recommendations from locals

Park
“Closest major park. Great for cycling, sight seeing, and close by to bars and restaurants to your liking”
  • 284 locals recommend
Garden
“The Atlanta Botanical Garden offers a lovely space with a variety of well laid out gardens, including formal flower beds and majestic trees that frame the urban landscape of Midtown Atlanta.”
  • 150 locals recommend
Park
“Centennial Olympic Park is a 22-acre public park located in downtown Atlanta, Georgia owned and operated by the Georgia World Congress Center Authority. It was built by the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games as part of the infrastructure improvements for the 1996 Summer Olympics.”
  • 117 locals recommend
Cemetery
“Boo! season is upon us, and what better place to get swept up in the spirit than here. The final resting place of many famous Georgians, Oakland Cemetery was founded in 1850 and offers plenty of history and stoic beauty. Encompassing 150 acres just east of downtown, the cemetery boasts fantastic views of the city’s skyline from among the shadows of numerous large oaks and magnolias. Tours and events abound all year, and fall is particularly, fittingly eventful. Check the calendar, and choose one for your visit, if you dare.”
  • 130 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
History Museum
“Housing documents of the 39th president, this museum also features a replica of the Oval Office. ”
  • 45 locals recommend
Nature Preserve
“nice trails, nice views, waterfalls and sometimes events. Sometimes people are playing music. It is really beautiful”
  • 33 locals recommend
Park
“Beautiful park in Old Fourth Ward that provides a great spot for walking, exercising, and many different events. ”
  • 37 locals recommend
Park
“Catch the free Fountain of Rings show which plays 4x a day, 365 days a year, at 12:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Park
“Once a railroad, this flat paved trail runs from Smyrna, Georgia all the way to the Alabama border. It's a great place to bicycle, roller skate, run, or walk for as long or as little as you want.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“They have a dog park attached, so you can watch the puppers romp around while you sip your beverage.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Park
“Close to us. There are several places in Atlanta to rent kayaks and boards. Nice hikes with the kids and dogs too. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Park
“There are trails to walk, botanical gardens, and cute little restaurants and bar scene places all around it.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Park
“Wonderful park with bike trails, calm shade trees, and right next to Little 5 Points. The area was saved from becoming yet another highway and turned into a park by actions from Jimmy Carter”
  • 13 locals recommend
Park
“A little park that's perfect for a picnic lunch or game of frisbee, and about halfway to the beltline. (10 minute walk)”
  • 10 locals recommend