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Top Activities for Seniors in Atlanta

By Alyssa Ball

Atlanta is a city rich in history. Whether you live in Atlanta or you're visiting the city with your loved ones, there's a multitude of attractions and things to do. The city is famous not only for its sports teams but also great food and nightlife. Atlanta is filled with a mix of historical culture and modern entertainment. Here are some of the top senior-friendly activities in Atlanta, Georgia.

Visit the Atlanta History Center

Founded in 1926, the Atlanta History Center is a museum spread across 33 acres featuring 6 permanent exhibitions. It even holds one of the largest collection of Civil War artifacts in the nation. There's also Down the Fairway with Bobby Jones, which is an exhibit showcasing the life the state's most famous golfer. 

Explore the World of Coca Cola Attraction

We highly recommend the World of Coca Cola. During the guided tour of the world's most popular soda, you and your loved one will learn about the history of the company, see where the secret formula is stored, and even sample sodas from 100s of options. 

Tour CNN Headquarters

The CNN Center offers studio tours to the public. Experience what Ted Turner first started years ago with the 24-hour news network. The tour takes about 50 minutes and is wheelchair accessible. You'll get a behind-the-scenes look at how the shows and filmed and broadcast. 

Spend the Day at the Georgia Aquarium

Over 10 million gallons of marine and salt water are home to a 100,000 different aquarium animals at the Georgia Aquarium. The aquarium offers exhibits, encounters, and private tours. Make the day of it with lunch in the cafe and browse the gift shop. 

Take in a Show at the Fox Theatre

Located in the center of the Fox Theatre Historic District, the theatre hosts hundreds of performances each year. Shows range from Broadway musicals to rock shows to movies. Comfortable seating and refreshments make this theatre one of the best venues in the country.

At Caring Senior Service, we can help your loved one enjoy these activities safely. Please feel free to contact us for more information.