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Things to do in Georgia

There are a myriad of things to do in Georgia. Because of its geographic location, visitors to the state can partake in oceanfront activities, such as fishing, various water sports, and relaxation on the beach. Georgia is also home to numerous other natural treasures, like the untamed forest of Stone Mountain Park and a portion of the expansive Appalachian mountain range. Adventurous travelers wondering what to do in Georgia can embark on a hike through Georgia’s 78-mile portion of the Appalachian Trail or explore the roaring waters of Amicalola Falls. Families searching for things to do in Georgia have many exciting options to choose from. In fact, Georgia is home to the world’s largest aquarium, which features dolphin shows, special seasonal exhibits, and chances to interact with some of the aquarium’s most prized animals—even a chance to dive with whale sharks!

Visitors still wondering what to do in Georgia can visit one of the state’s many historical sites, like the wide open spaces of the Pebble Hill Plantation or the birthplace and childhood home of Martin Luther King Jr. Those planning on making the trip to one of America’s most gorgeous and historic states are surely in for an undeniable treat.

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    One of the most acclaimed indie rock venues in the South, the 40 Watt Club hosts a wide variety of established and emerging bands in an intimate, i... More
  • 97 Estoria

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  • Andalusia

  • Arcanum Antiques Interiors

    “Eighteenth century meets eighteen minutes ago” is the mantra of this gas station turned showroom in Savannah, Georgia’s historic district. Here, S... More
  • Atlanta Cyclorama & Civil War Museum

    The Victorian neighborhood of Grant Park (just south of Downtown) is home to the world's largest oil painting: the Atlanta Cyclorama, a 19th-centur... More
  • Atlanta History Center

    Set on the grounds of Swan House, one of Atlanta's classic historic estates, the Atlanta History Center features permanent and special exhibitions ... More
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  • Bobby Brown State Park

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  • Caledonia Lounge

    Housed in an unassuming red-brick building, this tiny concert venue provides an intimate setting for indie, rock, blues, and country music performa... More
  • Candler Park Market

    Miles away from chain grocery stores, this locally owned and operated shop sells grocery products at nearly the same, if not cheaper, prices. Besid... More
  • Center for Puppetry Arts

    Located in Atlanta's vibrant Midtown district, the Center for Puppetry Arts has been offering family-friendly puppetry programs since 1978. While t... More
  • Chattahoochee Nature Center

    One of the Southeast's largest natural science and learning hubs. More

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