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Spring Break 2021 in Downtown Atlanta's Centennial Park District

April 01, 2021

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It's springtime in Centennial Park District! Many of our attractions and restaurants are now open with enhanced operations, prioritizing your health and safety. Check out our roundup of the top things to do during Spring Break in Downtown Atlanta's walkable entertainment district. 


Dining in the District

Your destination for delicious!

Our world-class attractions will capture the attention of the most adventurous spirits, and our restaurants will satisfy even the most discerning palates. Casual to fine dining, an indulgent snack to pub fare, Centennial Park District has a vast array of restaurants to indulge any craving at any budget.

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Where to Stay

Boasting over 2,800 rooms, the Centennial Park District’s renowned hotels provide breathtaking views and uncompromising comfort to vacationers, stay-cationers, and business travelers alike. After all, just because the day is over doesn’t mean your experience needs to be.

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Centennial Olympic Park

Open Wednesday - Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

This unique 22-acre greenspace serves as Georgia’s lasting legacy of the Centennial Olympic Games and has become the hub of the Downtown community. Due to COVID-19, some areas of the park are currently closed. The playgrounds located in the north park are open, but restrooms will remain closed at this time. The south park area including the Visitors Center, Fountain of Rings, and amphitheater will continue to be closed until further notice.

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SkyView Atlanta

Monday - Thursday 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Friday - Saturday 12:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Sunday 12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Towering nearly 20 stories above Centennial Park, the SkyView Atlanta wheel features 42 climate-controlled gondolas providing guests with breathtaking panoramic views of downtown Atlanta and the surrounding metropolitan area. Those looking for an even more enhanced experience will enjoy our VIP gondola boasting Ferrari-style seats, a glass floor, and a longer flight time. New at SkyView: Carlo's Pizza, serving fresh pizza, Italian appetizers, and desserts. Carlo's Pizza is open Mon - Sat 12pm - 12am and Sundays 12pm - 10pm.

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City Tours with ATL-Cruzers

Considered “The Best First Thing To Do in Atlanta”, ATL-Cruzers offers crafted tours of the city’s best neighborhoods and attractions via segways, e-bikes, and e-cars. These city tours give you the “insiders’” scoop on the best places to visit, eat, and provide in-depth information about Atlanta’s rich social, political, and economic history. Tour times vary, view website for times and tickets.

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World of Coca-Cola

Open daily 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Last tickets sold at 5:00 p.m.

Experience the history of the world’s most famous beverage brand at the home of the over 125-year-old secret formula for Coca-Cola and get an inside look at the bottling process. Taste beverages from around the world and have your picture taken with the very friendly 7-foot-tall Coca-Cola Polar Bear! Featured exhibit: Scent Discovery. In this exciting new experience, a Coca-Cola Ambassador will lead your small group to guess the origin of a variety of scents. Your guide will also educate you on the anatomy of smell – from reception to perception – and help you determine which aroma profiles and Coca-Cola beverages may be your new favorites! 

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Georgia Aquarium

Monday – Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Thursday – Sunday:  8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

One of the largest and most inspiring aquariums in the world, Georgia Aquarium features whale sharks, bottlenose dolphins, manta rays, African penguins, sea lions, beluga whales and thousands of aquatic animals in more than 10 million gallons of water. New exhibit: Sharks! Predators of the Deep, features multiple species of sharks in 1.2 million gallons of water. Home to some of the most recognizable apex predators in the ocean, this exciting new gallery experience brings you face to face with the most enigmatic and misunderstood creatures in the sea.

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Children's Museum of Atlanta

Offering three two-hour sessions per day. Closed on Wednesdays.

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

3:30 PM-  5:30 PM

A new kind of fun is here! Children's Museum of Atlanta is the city’s premier destination for interactive, educational, and hands-on exhibits. Climb to the center of the Earth, launch a rocket ship, create a chemical reaction, work on a farm and so much more! Featured exhibit: The Pigeon Comes to Atlanta: A Mo Willems Exhibit invites you to visit the whimsical world of beloved children's book author Mo Willems and his cast of lovable characters, including best friend duo Elephant Gerald and Piggie, faithful companion Knuffle Bunny, and The Pigeon, the wily city bird best known for his antics in Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!

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Chick-fil-A College Football Hall of Fame

Thursday - Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

The College Football Hall of Fame is an engaging, immersive, and family-friendly experience. The Hall includes must-see exhibits with content personalized to your favorite team, historical artifacts, a three-story helmet wall, and the inspirational Hall of Fame rotunda. Featured exhibit: Blood, Sweat, and Tears The Story of Integration in College Football, a new special exhibit honoring the trailblazers who integrated, impacted, and left a profound legacy on College Football.

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National Center for Civil and Human Rights

Thursday, Friday, Sunday 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Last entry at 4:00 p.m.

The Center’s exhibitions connect the American civil rights struggle to the global human rights movements through touch-screen technology, powerful videos, original recordings, and individual stories of courage. The Center serves as the exclusive public venue for the Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, a rotating display of 13,000 artifacts that convey the profound impact of King’s life and legacy.

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Save 44% on
admission to
Atlanta's top 
attractions with

Adult CityPASS: $77

Child CityPASS: $63

Your CityPASS includes:

  • Georgia Aquarium
  • World of Coca-Cola

Plus get admission to 3 more attractions of your choice:

    • Zoo Atlanta
    • Center for Civil and Human Rights
    • Fernbank Museum of Natural History
    • College Football Hall of Fame

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