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


  • Jerusalem


    11/06/2015 - 01/07/2016

    Immerse yourself into one of the world's most beloved cities. Discover why this tiny piece of land is sacred to three major religions through the stories of Jewish, Christian and Muslim families who call Jerusalem home. Unprecedented access to the city's holiest sites, as well as rare and breathtaking aerial footage of the Old City and the Holy Land, combine to make Jerusalem a unique and stunning cinematic experience.

    Opens November 6, 2015.

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  • Winter Wonderland Exhibit

    Winter Wonderland Exhibit

    11/20/2015 - 01/10/2016

    Prepare to ooh and aah over two floors of twinkling, beautifully decorated trees showcasing celebrations around the world in the enchanting Winter Wonderland exhibition. Twinkling with lights, glimmering with color and shining with a variety of cultural objects, more than 30 trees and other displays demonstrate the diversity of celebrations, holidays, traditions and events from around the world.

    Admission to Winter Wonderland is included with Museum admission and is read more

  • Winter Wonderland Celebration Day

    Winter Wonderland Celebration Day

    11/21/2015 - 12/19/2015

    Join us for festive celebrations inspired by our Winter Wonderland exhibition every Saturday from Nov. 21-Dec. 19, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Special activities change weekly and highlights include appearances from the Atlanta Ballet's Nutcracker Ensemble, live performances of Holidays Around the World by Bright Star Theatre, music and dance performances by the Philippines Choir, classic Peanuts and Grinch holiday films, puppet factory crafts with the Center for Puppetry Arts, appearances by ... read more