Top 10 Atlanta Experiences

From a popular landmark or attraction to a must-visit restaurant or bar, uncover Atlanta's ultimate top 10 experiences.

Updated: March 26, 2004

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Margaret Mitchell House and Museum

990 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309

Flying Biscuit Midtown

1001 Piedmont Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30309

Crowds are the telltale sign that the cozy corner eatery serves up hottest brunch in town.

The Top 10

Fox Theatre

660 Peachtree St Ne, Atlanta, GA 30308

This opulent Atlanta landmark--built in the 1920s as a Yaarab Temple Shrine Mosque--hosts all sorts of shows, but for a true behind-the-scenes experience take the guided tour.

Your Dekalb Farmers' Market

3000 E Ponce de Leon Ave, Decatur, GA 30030

Go on an international shopping spree at Decatur's massive food emporium. The size of two football fields, it sells everything from pig trotters to turmeric root.

Atlanta National League Bsbll

755 Hank Aaron Dr SE, Atlanta, GA 30315

Attend a Braves game on a clear summer night and you've found the perfect Atlanta outing--there's even a Coke bottle that spews fireworks.

Watershed Inc

406 W Ponce De Leon Ave, Decatur, GA 30030

Make a Tuesday-night pilgrimage to this quirky Decatur restaurant for Scott Peacock's famous fried chicken. And try to save room for the equally renowned chocolate cake.

Ebenezer Baptist Church

407 Auburn Ave NW, Atlanta, GA 30312

Listen to Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have A Dream" speech from the pews of his home church, part of the national historic site.

Stone Mountain Park

Hwy 78 E (Exit 8), Stone Mountain, GA 30087

Skip the tram and hike up the world's largest hunk of exposed granite. Start just before sunset and you'll be rewarded with a stunning view of Atlanta.

The Varsity

61 North Ave., Atlanta, GA 30308

Whether you think it's a grease pit or glorious, there's nothing else like this Atlanta treasure. Head to the world's largest drive-in for a frosted orange, onion rings and a chili dog.

Georgia Aquarium

225 Baker St NW, Atlanta, GA 30313

Pay a visit to Nico, a male beluga whale, at the world's largest aquarium.

Cnn Studio Tours

190 Marietta St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303

High Museum Of Art

1280 Peachtree St, Atlanta, GA 30309

Visit one of the Southeast's premier museums featuring regional and international art.