MU­SE­UMS & AT­TRAC­TIONS

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Pack your itin­er­ary with the stops in this sec­tion. We've spot­lighted three of our fa­vorite at­trac­tions to get you started.

At­lanta His­tory Cen­ter

The cen­ter in­cludes the At­lanta His­tory Mu­seum, the Cen­ten­nial Olympic Games Mu­seum, two his­toric homes (the Swan House and the Smith Fam­ily Farm), a re­search cen­ter and 33 acres of gar­dens. Open daily. Tick­ets: $11-$16.50. www.at­lantahis­to­rycen­ter.com. 130 West Paces Ferry Road NW, Buck­head, 404.814.4000. Map2/B6

Mu­seum of De­sign At­lanta (MODA)

This won­der­ful mu­seum is de­voted ex­clu­sively to all things de­sign. On view is “De­sign­ing a Play­ful City,” May 21-Sept. 3. Open Tu, W, F&Su (noon-6 pm), Th (noon-8 pm), Sa (10 am-6 pm). Tick­ets: $5-$10. www. mu­se­u­mofde­sign.org. 1315 Peachtree St. NE, Mid­town, 404.979.6455. Map3/B5

Oak­land Ceme­tery

At­lanta’s old­est ceme­tery is home to lo­cal lu­mi­nar­ies, in­clud­ing Bobby Jones, May­nard Jack­son and Mar­garet Mitchell, who are in­terred along­side Con­fed­er­ate sol­diers. Open daily; free ad­mis­sion. Check web­site for tour times and prices. www. oak­land­ceme­tery.com. 248 Oak­land Ave. SE, Grant Park, 404.688.2107 Map3/M7

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