Atlanta Sights

Fernbank Science Center

  • 156 Heaton Park Dr. Map It
  • Emory
  • Educational Institution

Published 07/23/2015

Fodor's Review

The museum, in the 65-acre Fernbank Forest, focuses on ecology, geology, and space exploration. In addition to the exhibit hall, there's a planetarium as well as an observatory, which is open Thursday and Friday nights from 9–10:30 weather permitting.

Sight Information


156 Heaton Park Dr., Atlanta, Georgia, 30307, United States

Map It




Sight Details:

  • Free; $7 for planetarium shows
  • Mon.–Wed., Sat. 10–5, Thurs.- Fri. 10–9

Published 07/23/2015


Map View

Map of

What's Nearby

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?




Don't Miss

No Thanks

Love To Travel?

Get FREE email communications from Fodor's Travel, covering must-see travel destinations, expert trip planning advice, and travel inspiration to fuel your passion.

Thank You

Now sit back, relax, and check your inbox to start planning your next travel adventure.

Please tell us more about the type of travel you're interested in. Check all that apply.