A Vast Array of Things to Do in Atlanta
Located in the heart of the city's exciting downtown district, The Westin Peachtree Plaza, Atlanta is just steps from popular attractions including the Georgia Aquarium, Centennial Olympic Park, and World of Coca-Cola. We're also a short distance from Mercedes-Benz Stadium, where you can watch Falcons football or Atlanta United soccer games. Whether you're here for a night, a weekend, or longer, there is a multitude of things to do in Atlanta; browse our map, and our Concierge will be delighted to assist you with directions or to book reservations.
0.5 km/0.3 miles
The Georgia Aquarium is one of Atlanta's most famous attractions, and with good reason. With millions of gallons of water and thousands of different marine species, it provides an entertaining, intriguing, and educational experience for guests of all ages.
The Atlanta BeltLine
4.3 km/2.7 miles
Formerly a railway corridor around the core of Atlanta, the BeltLine is a multi-use trail designed to improve transportation, add green space, and promote redevelopment of the area. It links many of the city's parks and neighborhoods, and is often used for temporary art installations. Get to know the BeltLine along our BikeWESTIN biking route!
Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site
1.7 km/1.1 miles
See where Martin Luther King Jr. lived, worked, and preached in the heart of Atlanta. Featured along our BikeWESTIN biking route, the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site consists of several buildings, including Dr. King's boyhood home and his lifelong church, as well as a visitor center with exhibits and memorials. A visit to this site is one of the most meaningful things to do in Atlanta.
Connected to The Westin Peachtree Plaza
AmericasMart has been one of the US' leading wholesale trade centers since 1957. Within AmericasMart's 7 million square ft venue, the Atlanta wholesale trade center hosts monthly trade shows.
World of Coca-Cola
0.5 km/0.3 miles
Explore the fascinating story of the world's best-known beverage brand at The World of Coca-Cola. Experience great interactive exhibits such as a thrilling, multi-sensory 4-D movie and a fully functioning bottling line as well as a gallery of 1,200 artifacts from around the world.
Centennial Olympic Park
0.3 km/0.1 miles
Centennial Olympic Park was built in 1996 to host the 26th Summer Olympic Games. Since then, the park has been one of Atlanta's biggest entertainment venues and sees thousands of visitors daily.
Other Area Favorites
- Atlanta Botanical Garden 2.6 miles
- National Center for Civil & Human Rights 0.5 km/0.3 miles
- College Football Hall of Fame 0.8 km/0.5 miles
- CNN Center 0.7 km/0.4 miles
Entertainment and Convention Venues
Arts & Culture
Don't miss out on Atlanta's vibrant arts scene! From priceless art exhibits to award-winning theatrical productions, Atlanta has it all.
- Imagine It! The Children's Museum of Atlanta 0.5 km/0.3 miles
- Rialto Center for the Arts 0.4 km/0.2 miles
- High Museum of Art 4 km/2.5 miles and accessible by MARTA
- Fox Theatre 1.6 km/1 mile
Popular Atlanta Restaurants
Make sure you save time to experience the famous downtown Atlanta restaurants when you stay at The Westin Peachtree Plaza.
- Front Page News
- Vortex Bar & Grill
- Surin of Thailand
- South City Kitchen
- CNN Center
- Fox Theatre
- Georgia World Congress Center
- Rialto Center for the Arts
- Centennial Olympic Park
- College Football Hall of Fame
- Georgia Aquarium
- Georgia Dome
- Philips Arena
- World of Coca-Cola
- Botanical Gardens
- Imagine It! Children's Museum
- National Civil Rights Museum
- The High Museum of Art
- The Varsity