Excursions & Activities

Throughout the Summer Institute, students will participate in the following:

Georgia Aquarium:

Visit the largest aquarium in the Western Hemisphere, featuring a dolphin show, sea lion show, 4D movies, and much more!

World of Coca Cola:

Come experience the story behind the facility of the world’s most famous beverage, including the vault where the secret formula is secured!


CNN Center:

Come see galleries and demonstrations at the headquarters of one of the largest news networks in the nation!

North Georgia Premium Outlet Mall Shopping:

With hundreds of stores and brands available, you will be able to find the best deals at the North Georgia Premium Outlets!

Helen, GA:

In Helen, GA, you will experience a glimpse of different cultures through cuisine and activities. You can also take a stroll down the river on a tube!

Independence Day Celebrations:

Experience the nation’s independence day with fireworks and performances in Atlanta’s Centennial Olympic Park!


Other attractions near Atlanta, GA:

  • High Museum of Art
  • Fox Theatre
  • Helen, GA
  • Lake Lanier
  • Six Flags Over Georgia Amusement Park
  • White Water Park
  • Various shopping malls and outlets