Atlanta Metro / Atlanta

Fernbank Museum of Natural History

767 Clifton Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30307

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  • Fernbank

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  • Tree Pod in WildWoods at Fernbank.

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  • Waterfall in outdoor exhibit at Fernbank Museum.

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Science comes alive at Fernbank Museum of Natural History! Experience a world of adventure filled with cultural treasures, ancient fossils, interactive exhibits and the largest dinosaurs ever discovered. Head outside to take a walk on the wild side with 75 acres of outdoor discoveries, including old-growth forest trails, treetop experiences, active nature exhibits for children, and engaging experiences for all ages. Be sure to see a film in Fernbank's Giant Screen Theater, which offers 2D and 3D films on Atlanta's largest movie screen that explore nature, science and culture. Check the Museum's website for special forest tours, family event days, unique programming, Fernbank After Dark adult science nights, traveling exhibits, and the Giant Screen film schedule. Free Parking!

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 10:00AM - 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

    Giant Screen Film - Adults $13

    Giant Screen Film - Museum Members $8

    Giant Screen Film - Seniors $12

    Giant Screen Film- Children 3-12 $11

    Museum Admission - Adults $18

    Museum Admission - Children 2 and under Free

    Museum Admission -Children 3 to 12 $16

    Museum Admission -Seniors $17

    Museum Admission Members Free

    Other Pricing See Website

    Value Pass (includes Museum and Giant Screen Film) $22-$26


    Nature Trails

    Average Entree Price


    Cuisine Served

    American, Vegetarian


    Group Discount, Military Discount

    Facility Amenities

    Children's Menu / Family Dining, Concessions, Entertainment, Foreign Language Guide Available, Free Parking, Gift Shop, Meeting Facilities, Meeting Space Available, Parking on Site, Party Facilities, Public Restrooms, Rentals Available, Restaurant on Site, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    ADA-compliant, Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible, Open Year 'Round

    Group Amenities

    Group Rates Available, Group-friendly, Motorcoach-friendly

    Meals Served


    Near Interstate Highway

    20, 75, 85

    Payment Options

    American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

    Special Tags


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


  • Military Discount

    Military Discount

    $2 off admission price per person
    Valid : 05/18/2016 - 05/18/2017

    Military personnel and dependents are eligible to receive $2 off Museum tickets when presenting a valid military ID at Fernbank's ticket sales counter.
    PROMO CODE: Military-M-$2.


    Valid on regularly-priced tickets only. Limit 6.
  • Senior Savings

    Senior Savings

    $1 off admission price per person
    Valid : 05/18/2016 - 05/18/2017

    Every Tuesday, seniors (age 65+) save an additional $1 off the already-reduced senior ticket prices. With this offer, Tuesday prices for seniors are $16 for Museum tickets and $11 for IMAX® tickets. Senior groups receive an additional $1 off already-reduced group rate.