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Fernbank Museum of Natural History

767 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30307 View Map

From the world's largest dinosaurs to Atlanta's biggest IMAX screen, Fernbank offers a world of adventure and fun. You'll discover ancient fossils, rare artifacts, cultural treasures, live animals, hands-on experiences and more. The Museum's immersive exhibits and interactive adventures make science, culture and natural history come alive for all ages. Free parking and WiFi.

Extended hours Fridays for Martinis & IMAX 7pm-11pm

*The Museum is closed Thanksgiving and Christmas days. Martinis & IMAX is not offered on holiday weekends.


Contact Info

(404) 929-6300

TripAdvisor Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
4.0 stars on TripAdvisor Based on 1024 traveler reviews

Worth visiting just for the hiking trails

Although we were underwhelmed by the exhibits compared to other natural history museums we've visited (Houston and Oklahoma City for example), the "A Wallk Through Time in Georgia" exhibit is worth a... Read Full Review

Awesome History Adventure

Awesome Dinosaur exhibit and a kids exploration area that appeal to all children....the outside adventure area is a bit of a climb but I loved every minute. Read Full Review

Not crowded like other Atlanta attractions

When we visited the Fernbank it was raining so we were unable to utilize the outdoor activities. It would have enhanced the experience. It is a good sized museum but is more sparse with exhibits... Read Full Review

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Yelp Reviews

3.5 stars on Yelp Based on 238 traveler reviews

Great place for small children. I have a 5 and 2 year old. My son who just turned 5 has learned so much about dinosaurs so much that he has decided he wants... Read Full Review

They stole my money! I was purchasing online and wanted to buy general admission. Right when I paid, out of nowhere, they decided to add in combos. I only... Read Full Review

This review is purely based off of their Fernbank After Dark series. My husband and I had been dying to check out one of their Fernbank After Dark events,... Read Full Review

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