A Countless Assortment of Things to do in Atlanta
Proudly known as "The Capitol of the South," Atlanta welcomes visitors to the city with vibrant urban energy, a fascinating history and a rich culture. W Atlanta - Downtown places hotel guests in the center of this regional mecca, giving them instant access to Atlanta's diverse array of things to do. Whether it's world-class dining or one-of-a-kind attractions like the Martin Luther King National Historic Site, the World of Coca-Cola or Georgia Aquarium, spend a weekend exploring all that Atlanta has to offer.
Must Do's in Atlanta
The largest aquarium in the Western Hemisphere, Georgia Aquarium offers an entertaining, intriguing and educational experience. A popular thing to do with travelers of all ages, the Aquarium instills in its guests a new appreciation for the world’s aquatic biodiversity. It is located just a short walk away from W Atlanta - Downtown.
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Atlanta Botanical Gardens
Situated a 10-minute drive away from W Atlanta - Downtown, the Atlanta Botanical Garden features 30 acres of stunning gardens adjacent to Piedmont Park in Midtown Atlanta.
Arts and Culture
Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site
Learn about the fascinating life of Martin Luther King Jr. at the nearby Martin Luther King National Historic Site. Located under two miles away from W Atlanta - Downtown, this large complex is an essential thing to do for history buffs visiting Atlanta.
World of Coca-Cola
Starting with its humble beginnings in an Atlanta pharmacy, The World of Coca-Cola showcases the amazing story of the Coca-Cola Beverage Company. Located close to our hotel, visitors will have the opportunity to learn more about Coca-Cola while sampling all the products it sells around the world.
Check out the new home of the Atlanta Falcons on their home turf at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium. This massive, state-of-the-art stadium will soon host Super Bowl LIII and the NCAA Men's Final Four Tournament. Less than two miles away, W Atlanta- Downtown is conveniently located near the Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
Officially open in April 2017, the brand new Atlanta Braves Stadium is located a short drive away from W Atlanta - Downtown. Grab a brew and enjoy the "old ball game" or walk The Battery, home to many Atlanta restaurants and shops during your stay.
Other Local Attractions
- Imagine It! - Children's Museum of Atlanta - 0.3 miles
- Philips Arena - 1.0 miles
- Piedmont Park - 2.1 miles
- Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum - 3.0 miles
- Atlanta Zoo - 4.2 miles
- Fox Theatre - 5.0 miles
- Fernbank Museum of Natural History - 6.0 miles
- Chastain Park Amphitheatre - 10.0 miles