Marietta, Georgia is located northwest of Atlanta and is a full-service municipality distinguished by its unique history, sense of community, and modern quality of life. Just 15 miles northwest of Atlanta and the Cobb County seat, Marietta is one of Georgia's most populous cities, with 56,000 residents calling the city home. Whether you’re a history buff, arts and culture lover, or prefer to stroll through sunny parks and shaded garden paths, you’ll find what you’re looking for here – just 20 minutes from Atlanta.
Near leafy Marietta Square, an 1845 former cotton warehouse is home to the Marietta Museum of History. The Gone with the Wind Museum, nearby, celebrates the film and the Margaret Mitchell novel. Northwest, trails lace Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park, site of an 1864 Civil War battle. Points of interest include Six Flags White Water, Marietta Square, Sope Creek, Marietta Cobb Museum of Art, The Big Chicken, Ghosts of Marietta, the Marietta Square Farmers Market, and so much more! Just minutes from I-75 and I-285, Marietta is in a premier location with convenient access to downtown Atlanta where you'll enjoy attractions such as The Battery, State Farm Arena, Dobbins Air Force Base, and Kennesaw State University. As a remarkable city filled with a rich history, Marietta is constantly evolving and growing to offer more to its visitors and residents. With museums, music, live theatre, hiking trails, parks, and more, there is always plenty to do. Arts and culture are at the heart of entertainment in Marietta. Home to several theaters, you’ll never have to go too far to enjoy the best performances in town. Don’t miss film classics at the Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre, first-class comedy and drama at New Theatre in the Square, or thought-provoking performances at Out of Box Theatre.
Take a tour to discover everything Marietta has to offer. If you’re in the mood for a little fright mixed in with your history, try a delightful Ghosts of Marietta tour. With several breweries in the Marietta area, you can taste and tour until your heart’s content at Red Hare Brewing Company or Glover Park Brewery near the Marietta Square and Meeting Park. Eat and sip diverse food and drinks as a culinary expert offers a local’s perspective of Marietta’s bustling food scene during a Marietta Food Tour. Close to Trust Park, Marietta is the perfect place to enjoy an afternoon of family fun before watching the Atlanta Braves!
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