This was voted the best family attraction in Atlanta

  • Jen West
  • For the AJC
July 03, 2017

Summertime and family time just go hand and hand. So, naturally, it is the time of year for meaningful family outings at some of the city’s favorite attractions.

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This week's Best of Atlanta poll explores the best family attractions our city has to offer.

Get all the warm and fuzzies at Zoo Atlanta, your No. 1 choice for family attraction in Atlanta. Here the fun comes in the form of learning, expanding our knowledge of the world right here at home. 

Step into an underwater universe at your second favorite family hangout, the Georgia Aquarium. Marvel at aquatic creatures of all types and sizes for hours on end at this nationally famous hometown treasure. 

In third, Stone Mountain Park makes getting outside year-round an absolute pleasure. Its unique family-friendly activities are unmatched by any other in town, where you can easily fill up your days with playful adventure. 

Most families need a variety of options to make it through a summer of fun. Be sure to check out our other official nominees: Six Flags Over Georgia and Six Flags White WaterLanier IslandsAndretti Indoor Karting & Games and Children's Museum of Atlanta

There’s nothing like a family dip at the pool, so stay cool in the heat with some of metro Atlanta's best family-friendly public pools

In need of a family-inspired road trip? These nearby destinations will bring all of the fun and sun.

And no need to sacrifice your child’s interest over your own this summer. These five outdoor activities that kids and adults can share give you some pleasing options for everyone. 

Have older ones in the house? They will appreciate these unusual things to do in Georgia

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Read about our other Best of Atlanta winners and nominees here.