Atlanta, Georgia's capital, receives over 16 million tourists annually, making it the state's most visited and popular city for all ages - kids included. It has many attractions to offer, which is why visitors come in droves. The city is undeniably a terrific family destination for both day and night activities, with everything from interesting attractions and fun playgrounds to thrilling activities that anyone, particularly kids, may enjoy. Listed below are the ten things kids can enjoy in Atlanta:

10 The Roof At Ponce City Market

One of the most favored gathering places in Atlanta is the Ponce City Market, featuring restaurants, shopping hubs, and office space. But what draws the public’s attention is the carnival on the roof or the Skyline Park. It is composed of various activities such as the Heege Tower, the mini-golf course, the three-story slide, and other arcade games. Additionally, it is open from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday.

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9 LEGOLAND Discovery Center Atlanta

The LEGOLAND Discovery Center Atlanta is located in Peachtree's Phipps Plaza. Because there is so much to do here, the center can be overwhelming, especially for children. The mainland, 4D cinema, Kingdom Quest, Merlin's Apprentice Ride, building and testing LEGO, and even meeting with LEGO characters are just a few of the activities here. Aside from that, there's an on-site store where visitors can buy LEGO-related items. In addition, the center is open from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. every day.

8 Centennial Olympic Park

The 8-hectare Centennial Olympic Park is located at 265 Park Ave W NW, Atlanta, and is only a three-minute walk from the Georgia Aquarium. It was constructed in 1996 for the Atlanta Olympic Games. The park has gardens, spacious lawns, playgrounds, and the Rings Fountain. Popular attractions such as the CNN Studio Tours and the Skyview Atlanta Ferris Wheel are also nearby. In addition, the park organizes several events and festivals throughout the year and has free wireless internet access.

7 Center For Puppetry Arts

Center for Puppetry Arts, at 1404 Spring St NW, is one of the few puppet museums in the world. It is the United States’ largest institution dedicated to puppetry arts. The education, museum, and performance areas are the three main areas of interest in the center. Some performances in the center often teach children how to make their puppets to play at home. Furthermore, the majority of the performances are geared at children, with some even targeting children as young as four years old.

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6 Children’s Museum Of Atlanta

Located in Museum Tower Condominium Association Inc. near the Centennial Olympic Park is the Children’s Museum of Atlanta. It was opened to the public in 2003, with six learning areas including Fundamentally Food, Gateway to the World, Leaping into Learning, and Step up to Science. As a result, children will certainly be able to immerse themselves in many areas and will develop skills and knowledge once they leave the museum. It is open every day from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., with tickets available only online.

5 Georgia Aquarium

The Georgia Aquarium is located at 225 Baker St NW Pemberton Place in Pemberton Place. The public aquarium first opened its doors on November 23, 2005, and now holds over 100,000 marine animals. Ocean Voyager, Tropical Diver, Cold Water Quest, and River Scout are just a few of the exhibits available. Whale Sharks, Manta Rays, Beluga Whales, African Penguins, Common Bottlenose Dolphins, American Alligators, and many other species can be seen by visitors. It is also open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., except for Wednesday and Thursday, when it closes at 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., respectively.

4 Six Flags Over Georgia

Six Flags Over Georgia is a 290-acre theme park located at 75 Riverside Pkwy in Austell. The park has a variety of thrilling rides for thrill-seekers to enjoy. Acrophobia, Batman: The Ride, and Blue Hawk, all of which have height limits, are examples of amusements and attractions that are specifically created for specific ages. Daffy Duck Bucket Blasters, Looney Tunes Adventure Camp, Rockin' Tug, and many other rides are available for children of all ages. The park is also only open on Saturdays from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Sundays from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

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3 Zoo Atlanta

The 16-hectare Zoo Atlanta is located in Grant Park at 800 Cherokee Ave SE. It was established in 1889 and now houses over 1,500 animals, including giant pandas, gorillas, lions, African elephants, and 200 other species. The giant pandas Yang Yang and Xi Lan are among the most well-known wildlife here. The zoo also has exhibits such as the Scaly Slimmy Spectacular, African Plains, Asian Forest, The Ford African Rain Forest, and many more for visitors to enjoy. It is also open from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. every day.

2 ATL Playground At Woodruff Park

Robert W. Woodruff, former President of Coca-Cola, donated the 6-acre ATL Woodruff Park at 91 Peachtree St. in Atlanta. The park has a pavilion, numerous monuments, and a fountain. Because of its unique sculpture, which includes a climbing wall, monkey bars, and slides, ATL Playground is one of Atlanta's most popular playgrounds. Several events also take place in the park including concerts. In addition, the park is open from 7:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. every day.

1 Great Wolf Lodge

The Great Wolf Lodge is a series of indoor water parks which has over 19 locations, and one of these is located at 150 Tom Hall Pkwy, LaGrange. The resort features spacious suites, arcades, restaurants, spas, and a wide choice of activities for children of all ages, making it a favorite destination for family tourists. Rustic Ridge Climbing Wall, MagiQuest, Oliver's Mining Co., Howlers Peak Ropes Course, and Mini Golf are some of the top attractions in the area. In addition, the resort is open from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. every day.

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