Things To Do In Atlanta
Welcome to Atlanta, a world-class city waiting to be explored! Fondly known as "The Capitol of the South" this regional mecca is a hotbed of entertainment, history and culture. Home to The World of Coca-Cola, Centennial Olympic Park, the late, great Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Philips Arena, the city is always open for exploration and discovery.
Arts and Culture
Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site
Start by visiting the Martin Luther King National Historic Site. Just 1.5 miles away from the W Atlanta -Downtown, this large complex encompasses the birth home of Dr. King, the famous Ebenezer Baptist Church and Dr. and Mrs. King's final resting place.
World of Coca Cola
Just a short walk from the W Atlanta - Downtown is The World of Coca-Cola. With humble beginnings in an Atlanta pharmacy, The Coca-Cola Beverage Company has grown to selling 1.9 billion servings daily! Learn about the company while sampling all the products it sells around the world and make your trip unforgettable.
Other Arts and Culture Attractions
- Imagine It! - Children's Museum of Atlanta - 0.3 miles
- Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum - 3.0 miles
- Fernbank Museum of Natural History - 6.0 miles
Checkout the Atlanta Falcons on their home turf at the Georgia Dome. This massive stadium has been the host of NFL games, conventions and large exhibitions. Less than two miles away, W Atlanta- Downtown is conveniently located near the Georgia Dome.
Simply two and half miles away from W Atlanta - Downtown, this former Olympic facility captures the magic of America's favorite pastime. Grab a brew and enjoy the "old ball game" during your stay.
Other Entertainment Options
- Philips Arena - 1.0 miles
- Fox Theatre - 5.0 miles
- Chastain Park Amphitheatre - 10.0 miles
Fun for the Whole Family
Georgia Aquarium is an entertaining, intriguing and educational experience for guests of all ages. While promoting a fun and enjoyable learning experience, the Aquarium instills in its guests a new appreciation for the world’s aquatic biodiversity. Just a 6 minute walk from the W Atlanta - Downtown.
Atlanta Botanical Gardens
The Atlanta Botanical Garden, located a quick 10 minute drive from W Atlanta - Downtown, is 30 acres of gardens adjacent to Piedmont Park in Midtown Atlanta.
- Atlanta Zoo - 4.2 miles
- Piedmont Park - 2.1 miles