Friday, September 22, 2006

Beautiful places to go

I was just browsing around the internet trying to find some places to go as a family. I was shocked by the prices at places like Zoo Atlanta and the Georgia Aquarium. So here are a few things I found.

Atlanta Botanical Garden
1345 Piedmont Avenue, NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
Admission $12 : Adult, $7: ages 3+

Homeschool Day at Atlanta Botanical Garden
Date: Wednesday, October 18
Time: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Come for an exciting day of tours and activities exclusively for homeschool groups. Supplement your life science, botanical and environmental studies by visiting a tropical rain forest, a desert house, and a native Georgia Bog. The Garden also has a 2-acre Children's Garden focusing on the interactions between people, animals and plants. A discounted rate of $4 per student and their accompanying chaperones (maximum two per student) will include Garden admission and all activities. For more information or to register, please call 404-876-5859 ext 2556 or Click here for event flyer.

Georgia Southern Botanical Garden
1505 Bland Avenue
Statesboro, GA 30460
Admission is FREE

Massee Lane Gardens
American Camellia Society
100 Massee Lane
Fort Valley, GA 31030
Admission is $5 (children are free)

The State Botanical Garden of Georgia
2450 South Milledge Avenue
Athens, GA 30605-1624
(I was thinking of you on this one, Sherri)

High Meuseum of Art - Atlanta
$15 adults
$12 seniors (65+) and students with ID
$10 children ages 6-17
Free for Members and children under 6

Callaway Gardens
$13 adults
(6 - 12 years old) $6.50 plus tax
children under six are FREE

1 comment:

a suburban housewife said...

Faith, the Botanical Gardens are amazing!! Y'all have to come back here so we can all go- it's FREE! Many people take large blankets and just lie around or picnic or sleep!