MUSEUMS & ATTRACTIONS
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
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