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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The hotel is close to the city's leading attractions, including the Georgia Aquarium, Centennial Olympic Park, CNN Center, Georgia World Congress Center, World of Coca-Cola, Philips Arena, College Football Hall of Fame, and the Georgia Dome.
Apple Hospitality said that the Home2 Suites by Hilton Atlanta Downtown is convenient to a range of demand generators including Centennial Olympic Park, the CNN Center, the College Football Hall of Fame, and various corporate headquarters.
A video screen will in addition be set up to substitute the 'Spirit of Atlanta', a 70ft-wide mural of children playing at Centennial Olympic Park, to offer information to passengers moving up the escalator.
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In 1996, terror struck the Atlanta Olympics as a pipe bomb exploded at Centennial Olympic Park, directly killing one person and injuring 111.
Jewell had initially been hailed a hero for finding a suspicious looking backpack and evacuating people out of harm's way just before a bomb exploded in the Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta, killing one and injuring 111 others.
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According to TMZ, the British folk group were ejected by concerned venue bosses during a night out at the city's Clermont Lounge following a gig at Centennial Olympic Park.
1996 -- Atlanta Olympics Lone attacker Eric Robert Rudolph set off a bomb in Centennial Olympic Park during a music concert on the evening of July 27.
Eric Rudolph, 46, began a campaign of terror with the first of his four bombings targeting Centennial Olympic Park during the 1996 Games in Atlanta.

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