Discover plenty of fun things to do in Norcross, GA and Atlanta

Located right near I-85 and 25 minutes from a wealth of things to do in downtown Atlanta, the Country Inn & Suites, Norcross, GA makes a great base for your visit to the area. Looking for family-friendly fun? Stone Mountain Park offers everything from fishing and hiking to a ride on the scenic railroad or a game of miniature golf. If you need some retail therapy, you’ll find plenty of options in downtown Norcross and at Mall of Georgia. Here for work? After meetings at area businesses like Kyocera, Kraft, and Eagle Rock Studios, unwind with a round of golf at Heritage Golf Links, or return from nearby OFS or Third Rail Studios to dine in downtown Norcross. Atlanta offers something for everyone, from world-class shopping and dining to unique experiences like World of Coca-Cola, the massive Georgia Aquarium, or a Falcons game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

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Centennial Olympic Park

15.2 mi / 24.46 km from the hotel
Once the central site of the 1996 Olympics, this park is ideal for jogging, picnicking, or catching a live concert. Bring the kids to splash in the Fountain of Rings and enjoy the various festivals that take place throughout the year.

Cobb Galleria Centre

14.71 mi / 23.67 km from the hotel
This premier conference venue features striking architecture, a 144,000-square-foot exhibition hall, on-site restaurants, and independent boutiques at the Galleria Specialty Shops.

Georgia Aquarium

15.14 mi / 24.37 km from the hotel
The aquarium’s more than 10 million gallons of water are home to whale sharks, manta rays, and beluga whales—marine animals that are rarely exhibited in other aquariums. You can add special experiences like getting up close with a California sea lion.

Truist Park

14.75 mi / 23.74 km from the hotel
Baseball fans won’t want to miss seeing the Atlanta Braves play at this stadium completed in 2017. You can also buy tickets for a behind-the-scenes tour of the park and enjoy concerts, shopping, and dining at the Coca-Cola Roxy and The Battery Atlanta.

Zoo Atlanta

15.55 mi / 25.02 km from the hotel
View more than 1,000 animals, including giant pandas, two-toed sloths, and meerkats, at this family-friendly attraction.

World of Coca-Cola

15.08 mi / 24.27 km from the hotel
This fascinating museum offers interactive exhibits and memorabilia detailing the history of one of the world’s most recognizable brands. Save a few minutes to taste more than 100 sodas from around the globe.

National Center for Civil and Human Rights

15.02 mi / 24.16 km from the hotel
Follow along in the steps of civil rights movement participants at this inspiring museum, and learn about the United Nations’ 30 inalienable human rights, established just after World War II.

CNN Studio Tours

15.4 mi / 24.79 km from the hotel
See what it’s like to work in the fast-paced world of journalism with a tour of CNN’s global headquarters. Grab a bite to eat in the food court and ride one of the world’s longest escalators in the atrium.

Georgia World Congress Center

15.51 mi / 24.96 km from the hotel
The convention center at GWCC boasts 1.5 million square feet of exhibition space and hosts events that draw more than a million visitors a year.

High Museum of Art

13.47 mi / 21.68 km from the hotel
This impressive museum’s permanent collection holds more than 17,000 pieces and features European, African, and American art.

Gas South District

8.36 mi / 13.46 km from the hotel
This massive complex features a theater, an exhibition hall, and a 13,000-seat arena. Get your tickets online to see a Georgia Swarm lacrosse game or a Gladiators hockey match.

Stone Mountain Park

8.86 mi / 14.25 km from the hotel
Centered on the namesake granite monolith, this huge park offers a wealth of activities, including mini golf, an adventure course, and hiking trails. Ride the cable car for a bird’s-eye view of Atlanta and beyond.