767 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30307


Contact Info

(404) 929-6300

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.

Yelp Reviews

3.5 stars

My family and I have been members a couple years now and the pandemic really opened our eyes to the magic that is the Fernbank Museum. Admittedly, before... Read Full Review

I'm trying to finally make use of an annual membership I was gifted December 2019... I'm thankful that Fernbank has extended memberships beyond 2020because... Read Full Review

The dinosaur display in the center of this museum is simply breathtaking. It's like the museum was built around this display, which has that Wow factor from... Read Full Review

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TripAdvisor Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0 stars Based on 1078 traveler reviews

Fun and fascinating

This is the second time we’ve gone to Fernbank. The first time our daughter was 8 and now she’s 15. She still found it fun and fascinating. We all enjoyed the exhibits. They were well displayed and... Read Full Review

Beautiful building

The museum is a little dated. We enjoyed the building and the grounds. I think children would like this much more than adults. Read Full Review

Old-growth forest in Atlanta? Really? YES!

Fernbank Forest is part of Fernbank Museum of Natural History. It has some relatively old trees! Smithsonian Magazine recommends Fernbank as one of "Seven Places to Get Outside This Summer." And you... Read Full Review

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