Top 3 Museums around Atlanta GA
We don’t think anyone out there would dispute us saying Atlanta, GA, is one of the best places to live in the world. There’s so much to do – from a vibrant music scene to a ton of sporting events to a culture all its own, Atlanta has it all. But we’re going to focus on culture here, as we check out some of the best museums around the city. There are a ton, so you’ll be able to find one that piques your interest no matter what you’re looking for, but here are three that we consider to be the top museums around Atlanta, GA.
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Atlanta History Museum
Since we already talked about the incredible culture of Atlanta, let’s begin where you can learn all about the history of that culture. We’re talking, of course, about the Atlanta History Museum, located at 130 West Paces Ferry Road NW. Not only are there a ton of exciting and educational exhibits to check out, the museum also offers adult programs, kids programs, family programs, genealogy programs, author programs and Party with the Past events.
Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University
The Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University, located at 571 South Kilgo Circle, is one of the southeast’s preeminent ancient art museums, housing collections from ancient Egypt, Nubia, the Near East, Greece, Rome, the ancient Americas, Africa and Asia. So, once you’re done learning about the history of Atlanta at the Atlanta History Museum, head here to learn all about the history of everything else.
World of Coca-Cola Museum
Is there a Georgia-based company more famous than Coca-Cola? We don’t think so. And since pretty much everyone loves an ice-cold Coke on a hot day, why not head on over to the World of Coca-Cola Museum? Located at 121 Baker Street NW, you’ll be able to learn about the history of Coca-Cola, find out how it’s made and try some refreshing samples all in one place.