Grant Park


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Grant Park

Address:537 Park Ave SE
Atlanta, GA 30312

Phone:404-624-0697
Fax:404-624-0823
Size: 131 acres.
Location:In Southeast Atlanta; bordered by Boulevard on the east, Atlanta Ave on the south, Cherokee Ave on the west, Sydney St on the north and Park Ave on the northeast.
Facilities:Picnic areas with pavilions, gazebo, recreation center, swimming pool, zoo, playgrounds, sports courts, ball fields.
Activities:Swimming, tennis, basketball, baseball, softball, soccer.
Special Features:Atlanta's oldest and most popular park hosts 2 million visitors each year. Its features include Atlanta Cyclorama, an immense painting-in-the-round of the 1864 Civil War Battle of Atlanta, completed in 1885; and Zoo Atlanta, established in 1889, one of the ten oldest continuously operated zoos in the United States.

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