While we are spending time at home with our families, we can still explore all the wonderful activities that Atlanta has to offer. This list of Atlanta’s best virtual events for kids has museum activities, live tours, cute animals and more. We’ve got you covered, parents!

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Zoo Atlanta at Home

Learn with the Atlanta Zoo while you are at home. Meet animals, take a virtual tour, do crafts and explore the world of your backyard. 

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Learn at Home with the Children's Museum of Atlanta

Check out Children Museum of Atlanta’s blog featuring an at-home activity, a vocabulary list and a YouTube playlist or book recommendation to support learning through play.

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Delve into Science with the Tellus Museum

Kids can learn how to use science to make a geode suncatcher, lava lamp and more. 

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Tour Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birth Home

Go on a virtual tour of where Martin Luther King, Jr. lived to learn more about this important person. 

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Check Out the Story of Atlanta in 50 Objects

The Atlanta History Center asked the public to submit what objects they think best represent their town. The parameters were broad: an object could also be a person, a place, an institution, or an idea. After receiving hundreds of submissions, History Center staff assembled a collection of fifty pieces that represent the themes identified by the public.

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Watch Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Performances

Go behind the scenes at the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and listen to performances on their YouTube channel. They’re also hosting live watch parties on Facebook.

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Explore the Atlanta History Center at Home

Visit the Atlanta History Center from home with access to lectures, exhibitions, author talks and more. 

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Tour the The Jimmy Carter Presidential Library & Museum

Take a virtual tour of The Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum, where you’ll start in the Oval Office. On Facebook, they’ve posted an accompanying scavenger hunt for the virtual tour.

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Check Out Our MASSIVE Virtual Events Calendar

For more virtual fun every day of the week, head to our virtual events calendar. You'll find dance classes, scavenger hunts, animal encounters, drawing classes and MORE!

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—Kate Loweth


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