Fun Things to Do in Atlanta and Marietta, Georgia

Discover our perfect location amidst the quaint history of Marietta and just minutes from the energy of Downtown Atlanta. Quality Inn Marietta is a short drive from Six Flags Over Georgia and the historic Marietta Square, surrounded by charming restaurants, music venues and shops. We are only 15 minutes away from Atlanta's most exciting attractions, including the Georgia Aquarium,Zoo Atlanta, the Fox Theater, and Centennial Olympic Park.Whether you seek culture, history, shopping, wildlife or adventure, it's all right here!

Gone with the Wind Museum

In honor of what's considered to be one of the greatest films ever, this historical museum houses a private collection of memorabilia and a gift shop.

Square of Marietta

The cultural and historic heart of Marietta, the central Square is home to live entertainment at Glover Park, unique shopping, and eclectic dining.

Centennial Olympic Park

Built for the 1996 Centennial Olympic Games in Atlanta, this urban park draws over 3 million visitors a year to its awe-inspiring Fountain of Rings. 

World of Coca-Cola

Explore the history of the most loved soft drink in the world, with over 1,200 artifacts on display, a 4-D movie experience, and beverage tastings.  

Georgia Aquarium

As one of the largest aquariums in the world, the Georgia Aquarium features exotic marine life and the biggest ocean exhibit in North America with 4 whale sharks.

Zoo Atlanta

Meet animals from around the world, including lions, tigers, gorillas and giant pandas from China at this fascinating downtown zoo in Grant Park.

Six Flags White Water

One of Travel Channel's Top 10 Water Parks in the U.S., this summertime destination features more than 50 water slides, rides and attractions.

Sope Creek Trail

Enjoy hiking, running and biking along this beautiful wooded trail that follows a rushing creek and passes the ruins of a Civil War paper mill.

Marietta Food Tours

Enjoy the local Southern flavors on a three hour guided food journey. Enjoy tastings at eateries and restaurants around historic Maretta Square.