Fernbank Museum of Natural History

767 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30307 View Map

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


MondayñSaturday 10amñ5pm

Sunday 12pmñ5pm

Extended hours Fridays for Martinis & IMAX 7pmñ11pm

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

TripAdvisor Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
4.0 stars on TripAdvisor Based on 914 traveler reviews

Bad directions

Directions to the museum on their website are wrong (see screenshot). There is no bus number 2 from Decatur. It leaves from East Lake. This error caused us an hour delay until we figured this out... Read Full Review

Educational, average size museum

We went here and spent about 5 hours including a lunch break and a 40 minute movie they offer. It was a decent size museum, we are used to very large ones. My kids are 5 and 6 years old, the majority... Read Full Review

A real treasure

Wow, what a variety of things to do at the Fernbank, from nature walks and outdoor playgrounds to experimenting with the hands on science displays, to checking out all the different kinds of sea... Read Full Review

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Yelp Reviews

3.5 stars on Yelp Based on 202 traveler reviews

My rating and review are based on being a season member which was given as a present. So it excludes cost. Love taking my kids here. Recommend going on... Read Full Review

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