Piedmont Park
Piedmont Park

Piedmont Park

Open daily 6am - 11pm
1320 Monroe Drive NE, Midtown, Atlanta, Georgia, 30306

The basics

Since Piedmont Park is one of Atlanta’s top sights, it’s included as a stop on some tours of the city, combining key park highlights with nearby destinations. If you’re all about the plants, consider tours of Piedmont Park’s Atlanta Botanical Garden; some options include round-trip transport from your hotel. To navigate Piedmont Park on your own, make use of walking trails or cover more ground by renting a bicycle.

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Things to know before you go

  • Piedmont Park is a great place to get exercise or relax in the city center.
  • Head to Lake Clara Meer to snap photos of the Atlanta skyline.
  • On-site picnic tables are perfect for a lunch break.
  • Four park entrances are accessible to wheelchair users: 12th Street Gate, 14th Street Gate, Park Drive, and Charles Allen Drive Gate.
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How to get there

Framed by 10th Street, Monroe Drive, and Piedmont Avenue, Piedmont Park has many entry points. The closest MARTA stations are Midtown and Arts Center, both served by the red and gold lines. A parking garage at 1320 Monroe Drive is located within the park, nearby the Atlanta Botanical Garden and other top sites.

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Trip ideas

When to get there

Piedmont Park is open daily from early until late, but unless you’re headed to a special event, the park is best visited during daytime hours. From concerts to classes, there are events scheduled year round. The morning hours are especially popular with walkers and runners taking advantage of cooler temps.

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The Green Market at Piedmont Park

Located at the intersection of 12th Street and Piedmont Avenue, in the southwestern corner of Piedmont Park, the Green Market is one of Atlanta’s most vibrant farmers markets. It’s held on Saturdays from the end of March through November, and you’ll find everything from locally grown fruits and vegetables to prepared foods, live music, and chef demonstrations.

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Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
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