Centennial Olympic Park

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Centennial Olympic Park

Address:265 Park Ave W NW
Atlanta, GA 30313

Web: www.centennialpark.com
Size: 21 acres.
Location:Downtown Atlanta off Marietta St.
Facilities:Picnic areas, visitor center, amphitheater, playground, water garden.
Activities:Recreation and cultural programs.
Special Features:Park's Fountain of Rings, designed in the form of the Olympic symbol of five interconnecting rings, is the world's largest interactive fountain. The fountain measures 82 feet in length and uses 251 water jets, 400 fog jets, and 487 lights. Fountain motion and lights are programmed to synchronize with music that plays four times daily.

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