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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 1066 traveler reviews

Forest Walk

Wonderful! Easy to walk and interesting signs to read along the way. Being new to Atlanta, I can't wait for spring! Read Full Review

Fernbank = Yoga With the Dinosaurs

The Fernbank is an Atlanta based museum covering more than 160000 sq. ft. on the edge of the historic Fernbank Forest. It is a big brother institution to the Fernbank Science Center which is just up... Read Full Review

Totally underbilled! We loved!

Cant believe we saved this major attraction til near the end of our list - it's now one of our favorites! When another set of Grandparents or Aunts/Uncles to come for a visit .... we'll b happy to go... Read Full Review

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Yelp Reviews

3.5 stars on Yelp Based on 251 traveler reviews

The highlights of the museum are the forest wilderness trail and humongous dinosaur display. The wilderness trail is nothing but a jaunty hike for a mile,... Read Full Review

The Fernbank is a great place to take kids on a rainy day or for anyone who enjoys natural history. While the museum itself is a little dated and has not... Read Full Review

The rating is not for the place but for the staff. It saddens me to write a review about the treatment we met at Fernbank museum on Saturday, November 30... Read Full Review

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