This 1200-seat theater is located on the campus of Georgia Tech, and runs its annual performing arts series from September through April. The comprehensive program features representative works in numerous disciplines from many different cultures each season. Upcoming presentations include Limon Dance Company, Joshua Bell Classical and Opera. After performances, guests are invited to visit the adjoining Richards and Westbrook galleries to peruse exhibits that combine art with technology stemming from the performance pieces.
990 Peachtree Street Northeast Atlanta, GA 30309 +1 404 249 7015
This modest turn-of-the-century home is an architectural find in itself, but most notable because it houses the apartment where Margaret Mitchell penned most of Gone with the Wind. Having survived arson and many seasons of decay, the house has been completely restored. Guided tours feature a wealth of historical and anecdotal information on Mitchell, the house and Atlanta in general. A museum shop is also on site.
Aa Synagogue established in 1958, is led by enlightened Rabbis and Cantors. Established initially as a group of less than 20 community members, the synagogue and its congregation has grown manifold. The synagogue is involved in active humanitarian work and conducts blood donation camps for the American Red Cross society and annual food drives for the needy.
From large exhibit halls to beautiful conference rooms and elegant restaurants to trendy cafeteria: the Cobb Galleria Centre is nationally recognized today, for all of these and more! With over 20 large rooms to hold meetings and conferences and four separate executive boardrooms, easily capable of housing up to 200 people at a a time, the Cobb Galleria Centre is one of the largest convention centers in the world. And if you're looking for the perfect hangout place, check out the in-built Galleria Specialty Mall too. The center is characterized by an efficient staff, awe-inspiring infrastructure and the excellent architecture!
171 17th Street Atlanta, GA 30363 +1 404 876 2616/+1 404 888 4900
Atlantic Station is an all-encompassing community that features upbeat and relatively low-priced housing along with restaurants, theaters, shopping zones and parks. The motive of Atlantic Station is to provide a easy source of enjoyment to Atlantans in order for them to lead a good and cheerful life. Several events and music festivals are held here from time to time, and you can witness for yourself the amount of enthusiasm people have for such events.
Sutra defines what an upscale and happening lounge bar should be. Stylish, swish and swanky without being too pretentious, the place is perfect for a late night outing. Come down after work and dance away your blues or if you're tired, then simply sit back and relax with a drink. A few hours at Sutra, and you know where you want to throw your next big party: this place is the big-daddy of all party zones in Atlanta. Sutra's collaboration with Silk restaurant and the upstairs Fuego Spanish Grill give that edge to your special occasions.
17th Street @ Inman Circle Atlanta, GA 30309 +1 404 512 6600
One of the older suburban neighborhoods in Atlanta, Ansley Park was designed in 1904 in hopes of attracting the city's elite. It's notable for the wide, winding roads and feeling of being in a public park, even in the midst of housing divisions. A variety of architectural styles are present in the neighborhood, from Colonial to Queen Anne. Guided walking tours are offered sometimes, check the community website for more information.
395 Central Park Place Northeast Atlanta, GA 30312 +1 404 795 1484
With an emphasis on quality and originality, all the art works on exhibit at Chic have a contemporary edge to them, as is apparent from its name. Pay attention to the minute details present in both the paintings and sculptures on display - a rare combination of colors is used, with the common theme of health and happiness running through all the works. You can place individual orders and have your item shipped anywhere you want.
79 5th Street Northwest Atlanta, GA 30308 +1 770 478 4800(Tourist Information)
The pedestrian-friendly Tech Square is located in the trendy Midtown area of Atlanta which is filled with urban young professionals, students, backpackers and families. This area is lined with shady trees and spacious sidewalks, and is famous for the Taste of Atlanta food festival. The annual festival serves as a place where foodies come together to partake in a delightful culinary feast. Tech Square hosts other community events too.
1280 Peachtree Street Northeast Robert W. Woodruff Arts Center Atlanta, GA 30309 +1 404 733 2000
The Woodruff is a large and significant part of Atlanta's cultural scene as a non-profit center devoted to the performing and visual arts. See the symphony perform, check out a Picasso exhibit, or see a play all in one visit. The Center includes the Alliance Theatre, Atlanta College of Art, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, High Downtown Folk Art & Photography Galleries, High Museum of Art, and the 14th Street Playhouse. With a renovation to the Center, guided by renowned Italian architect Renzo Piano, the High Museum of Art has expanded immensely and a pedestrian forum, the Sifley Piazza, has added a casual and comfortable feel to the area. Check website for full details including ticket information and upcoming shows and exhibitions.
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