MUSEUMS & ATTRACTIONS
Be sure to include some of these fantastic stops in your sightseeing itinerary. We've provided some inspiration by spotlighting three stops for movie (and history) buffs.
Atlanta Movie Tours
Trace the footsteps of your favorite characters from movie and TV shows filmed in Atlanta including “The Hunger Games” and “The Walking Dead.” Tours include Big Zombie, Victory, Atlanta Film Sites and “Gone With the Wind” Tours. Tickets $65. www.atlantamovietours.com. 327 Nelson St. SW, 855.255.3456.
Jackson Street Bridge
The quintessential view from this bridge is one of the most photographed in Atlanta. The bridge straddles Freedom Parkway, offering a stunning vista of the city’s skycrapers. This is also an iconic shot from season one of “The Walking Dead,” featuring Rick Grimes riding horseback through a desolate Atlanta. 180 Jackson St. NE.
Atlanta History Center
Exhibits at this large museum detail the American Civil War, 1996 Olympic Games and much more. You’ll recognize the historic Swan House as President Snow’s mansion from “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.” Open daily. Tickets: $11-$16.50. www. atlantahistorycenter.com. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, 404.814.4000.