The central business area of Atlanta, Ga, Downtown Atlanta is the location of many shops, restaurants, corporate offices and world-class facilities. Approximately four square miles, Downtown is home to all of the city's major sporting venues: The Georgia Dome, Phillips Arena and the College Football Hall of Fame. Downtown also includes the state-owned convention center, Georgia World Congress Center.
Atlanta is not only the capital of Georgia, Downtown Atlanta is the gathering spot for major food, fun and honest-to-goodness experiences. Whether you are here for two hours or two weeks, Downtown Atlanta has plenty to do. Visitors are encouraged to experience a number of attractions and sights. As the nation's largest aquarium, the Georgia Aquarium offers a list of exciting opportunities including swimming with sharks. But, if that's not your type of fun, then Zoo Atlanta or the Children's Museum of Atlanta are sure to give you the chance to enjoy Atlanta along with many other attractions.