Historic Heartland / Atlanta

Fernbank Science Center

156 Heaton Park Dr.
Atlanta, GA 30307


The center houses a 9,000-square-foot exhibit hall, a 500-seat planetarium, an observatory, two electron microscopes, a library, a distance learning studio, science labs and a 65-acre forest.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Monday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 12:00PM - 9:00PM
    Friday: 12:00PM - 9:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Free

    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Free Parking, Gift Shop, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission , Handicapped Accessible, Indoor Location

    Group Amenities


    Near Interstate Highway

    20, 75, 85

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages