Atlanta Metro / Atlanta

Fernbank Museum of Natural History

767 Clifton Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30307

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History comes alive at Fernbank Museum of Natural History. Explore cultural treasures and ancient fossils, experience the thrill of a film in the IMAX® Theatre, enjoy science interactives and marvel at the largest dinosaurs ever discovered. Fernbank Museum isn't just another museum; it's a journey to another time and place. With distinctive special exhibitions, there's always something new to discover.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM
    Monday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Adults $18

    Children 2 and under Free

    Children 3 to 12 $16

    Imax - Adults $13

    Imax - Children 2 and Under Free

    Imax - Children 3-12 $11

    Imax - Museum Members $8

    Imax - Students & Seniors $12

    Members Free

    Other Pricing See Website

    Seniors (62+) and Students with ID $17

    Facility Amenities

    Gift Shop, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms, Restaurant on Site, Self-guided Tours

    General Information


    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly, Motorcoach-friendly

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


  • Wild Africa at Fernbank

    Wild Africa at Fernbank

    01/08/2016 - 05/19/2016

    Fernbank Museum of Natural History will premiere BBC Earth's next world-class nature film Wild Africa in its five-story IMAX® Theatre Friday, Jan. 8. Narrated by Helena Bonham Carter, the enchanted film takes viewers on a spectacular ride across, over, and through the magical realms of the most dramatic continent on earth. 

    Showing through Thursday, May 19, Wild Africa's audience will be plunged into fantastic places and meet amazing creatures. The film's journey follows the iconic w... read more

  • National Parks Adventure at Fernbank

    National Parks Adventure at Fernbank

    02/12/2016 - 06/16/2016

    MacGillivray Freeman Film's National Parks Adventure takes audiences on the ultimate off-trail adventure into our nation's awe-inspiring great outdoors and untamed wilderness when it makes its Atlanta premiere on Friday, Feb. 12, exclusively at Fernbank Museum's IMAX® Theatre. 

    Moviegoers will soar over red rock canyons, climb up steep mountain peaks, and explore other-worldly realms found within America's most legendary outdoor places. Along the way, the film becomes at once an acti... read more