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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 1074 traveler reviews

Very Nice

Fernbank is a great natural history museum. The collection covers three floors and a good amount of square footage. The top floor os largely inactive things for kids. The second has the natural... Read Full Review

Great museum

Very interesting museum with friendly staff and reasonable admission prices. Had a lot of fun and would definitely return! Read Full Review

Awesome Place

If you have kids this is an awesome place to visit. The dinosaurs on display are amazing at the size/scale of the T-Rex and Brontosaurus. Nice science walk platform around the outside with plenty... 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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