Excursion / Tour Question

Arief Setiawan (asetiawa@kennesaw.edu)
Zamila Karimi (zkarimi@kennesaw.edu)

Conference Arranged Tours

Conference Half-Day Tour (included)
Tours will be available to highlights of the Atlanta area, some are included in the conference registration, and others will be available for an additional fee. The included tour with registration is scheduled on the second day (Thursday) after lunch to drive through various important work of architecture and conclude with a reception hosted by a leading architecture office in downtown or mid-town Atlanta.

Day Tour on Saturday (additional cost)
On Saturday (the fourth day) a guided extended architecture day-tour will be arranged to visit important highlights in Atlanta, More details will be available (with a map) at a later date. Roughly about $45 per person fee (including lunch) in advance will be applicable to secure the trip. The trip will be arranged and cost will be determined on the basis of number of participants and the size of needed bus/es.

Various Attractions in City of Atlanta. Atlanta 's attractions are known the world over for its parks, sports teams, shopping, museums, and entertainment. The Greater Atlanta area is full of attractions for all ages. Rising from ashes after its Civil War-era torching, this vibrant Peach State capital gracefully blends cosmopolitan sophistication, high energy, and traditional southern hospitality. Atlanta has spent the last 135 years building what has been described as the Capital of the New South and the Next Great International City .

There are major art, science, nature, and archaeology museums, a vibrant theater community, an outstanding symphony, a well-regarded ballet company, opera, blues, jazz, Broadway musicals, a presidential library, Confederate and African-American heritage sites, and dozens of art galleries.

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World of CocaCola World of CocaCola
CNN Center CNN Center
Add to that entertainment attractions such as Georgia 's Stone Mountain Park, a regional theme park, a botanical garden, and major league sports teams, and you have the ingredients for a family friendly city. The culinary spectrum ranges from grits and biscuits to caviar and sushi. Fried chicken and barbecue are available, but Atlanta also serves up Thai, Ethiopian, and Russian cuisine.

Some major attractions in Atlanta by name are:
Georgia Aquarium
World of Coca Cola
Atlanta Botanical Garden
Stone Mountain Park
Atlanta Beltline
CNN Studio Tours
Zoo Atlanta
High Museum of Art
Children's Museum of Atlanta
Museum of Design
Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta, GA
Center for Civil and Human Rights
Martin Luther King Jr National Historic Site
Ponce City Market
Mercedes-Benz Stadium 
The Fox Theatre
Piedmont Park
Atlanta History Center
Oakland Cemetery
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield State Park
Stone Mountain Park Stone Mountain Park
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High Museum of Art High Museum of Art
Museum of Design Atlanta Museum of Design Atlanta
Skyview Atlanta Skyview Atlanta
Mercedec-Benz Retractable Stadium Mercedec-Benz Retractable Stadium
MLK Memorial Fox Theatre

Atlanta offers tons of fun for families, business professionals and everyone in between. There are so many things to do in Atlanta - from family friendly attractions and history, to outdoor adventures and award-winning culture, create your must-have memories starting with this list of 50 fun things to do in Atlanta. You can also explore by some of Atlanta's most popular neighborhoods - BuckheadMidtown and Downtown

Link for more information on things to see in Atlanta  https://www.atlanta.net/50fun/