There are endless events and things to do in Atlanta for student groups. Explore Atlanta’s beautiful parks, trails and playgrounds by visiting student group-friendly museums and popular attractions. Enjoy neighborhood festivals and events that offer activities and entertainment for students of all ages.
“Atlanta is the perfect destination for student group tours,” said Kristen Childers, small meetings manager at Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau. “Students have the unique ability and opportunity to mix education, adventure and culture across several of Atlanta’s attractions and museums.”
Georgia Aquarium is home to thousands of animals, over 100 exhibits, seven major galleries and more than 10 million gallons of water. With one of the most expansive aquatic varieties anywhere, students can connect with whale sharks, beluga whales and African penguins to foster a deeper understanding of their environments and gain an appreciation for them.
Center for Civil and Human Rights
Center for Civil and Human Rights is an attraction that connects the American civil rights movement to today’s global human rights movements. The center creates a safe space for students to explore the fundamental rights of all humans. Students leave inspired and empowered to join the ongoing dialogue about human rights.
Atlanta History Center
Atlanta History Center is a 33-acre experience featuring award-winning exhibitions, historic houses, enchanting gardens, interactive activities and a variety of year-round student programs. Inside and out, the center reveals the magic, meaning and context that gives rise to a multidimensional, shared understanding of Atlanta.
Stone Mountain Park
Stone Mountain Park is one of Georgia’s most popular attractions and features a wide variety of outdoor activities for students to enjoy. Ride a cable car to the top of Stone Mountain for amazing views of the city, take a scenic train ride around the base of the mountain, trek through the treetops on SkyHike, and play in the spray or stay high and dry on the Geyser Towers.
Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau