The City of Marietta offers it’s 350,000 residents (approximately 60,000 living within the city limits) traditional Southern charm with many historic and cultural assets. Residents enjoy an exciting selection of local attractions, annual events & festivals, outdoor concerts, and more. At the center of Marietta is the antebellum Glover Park and fun-filled Marietta Square which features a varied mix of restaurants, lively nightspots, theaters, museums, along with boutiques, and shops offering antiques, fine china, jewelry, clothing, novelty items and more.

A Sampling Of Things To Do Around Marietta Square

Saturdays – April through December 19, 2015
Come enjoy a variety of locally grown produce and garden products from over 60 vendors. In addition potatoes, onions, squash, beans etc., you will find a wide assortment of cut flowers, local honey, herbal soaps, breads, fruit pies, jelly, jam, and preserves.

Gone With the Wind Museum
18 Whitlock Avenue
Marietta, Georgia 30064

The Gone with the Wind Museum features an extensive collection of Gone with the Wind movie memorabilia and guests can experience the sights and sounds of Atlanta during the Civil War and Reconstruction, narrated by Scarlett O’Hara and Rhett Butler. Admission: $7 Adults, $6 Seniors & Students, $5 Groups of 15 or more

Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art
30 Atlanta St SE
Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 528-1444

Located in the historic former Cobb County Post Office building, the museum is a fine art museum and visual arts center that features a permanent collection of American art and offers special exhibitions and events throughout the year.
Hours: Tuesday through Friday from 11am to 5pm; Saturday 11am to 4pm; Closed Sunday and Monday. Admission: Adults are $8, students and seniors are $5, and members and children under 6 are free.

Historic Marietta Trolley Co.
131 Church Street
Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 425-1006

One hour fully narrated tours of historic Marietta.
Thurs – Sat 11:00 am, 1:00pm

Marietta Pedicabs
131 Church Street
Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 875-0147

Marietta Pedicabs are an on-demand taxi service around the Marietta Square and neighboring area. A safe, friendly and comfortable service, these three-wheeled pedal cabs offer charming old-town street vitality with hop on, hop off guided tours.

Carriage Rides
Romantic rides around the Historic Marietta Square.
(770) 499-9719

Ghosts of Marietta
(678) 290-9193
Enjoy walking tours or trips on the Historic Marietta Trolley while you visit some of the places around Marietta with documented paranormal activity. Your Tour Guide will tell stories based on actual events from the Civil War to recent ghost sightings on the Marietta Square. Adults can enjoy a very unique Guided Haunted Pub Crawl tour of the haunted watering holes around the Marietta Square.

New Theatre in the Square
11 Whitlock Ave.
Marietta, GA 30064
Historic Marietta Square’s premiere showplace! Featuring first class theatre, cutting-edge comedy, music concerts by popular artists and so much more!

The Strand Theatre
117 North Park Square
Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 293-0080

The Strand operated as a movie theater from 1935-1976. The historic theater was restored in 2002 and offers concerts, movies, performances and events.

Young Actors Playhouse
65 Atlanta Street
Marietta, GA 30060
Phone: 678.224.8095

The Young Actors Playhouse is a theatrical School and Theatre Company that has been providing Marietta with family fun theatrical experiences since 2010. Audiences can enjoy Saturday afternoon performance of children’s plays, and evening large scale musical productions.

Marietta Pilgrimage

The Marietta Visitors Bureau and Cobb Landmarks & Historical Society offer The Christmas Home Tour which has been a tradition for over 25 years. The tour features six private homes decorated for the season and other historic locations around the square. The 2015 tour will take place December 5-6th.

Marietta Museum of History
1 Depot Street
Marietta, GA 30060

Galleries & exhibits housed on the 2nd Floor of the Kennesaw House Building. Museum is open Monday through Saturday, 10 am to 4 pm.

Root House Museum
145 Denmead Street
Marietta, GA 30060

One of Marietta’s oldest surviving homes which was built in 1845 by Marietta’s first Pharmacist, William Root and his wife, Hannah.

Marietta Fire Museum
112 Haynes Street
Marietta, GA 30060

Display of items used by the Marietta Fire Department dating back to the 1800’s. Museum open Monday-Friday, 8-5.


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Just Some Of The Restaurants Around Marietta Square

Australian Bakery Cafe
Cuisine: International / Bakery
48 South Park Square, Marietta, GA 30060
(678) 797-6222

Cool Beans Coffee Roasters
Cuisine: Coffee & Tea
31 Mill St, Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 422-9866

Hemingway’s Bar and Grill
Cuisine: Family Fare
29 West Park Square, Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 427-5445

House of Lu
Chinese & Vietnamese
89 Cherokee St NE, Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 794-8831

Johnnie MacCracken’s
Celtic Pub
15 Atlanta St SE, Marietta, GA 30060
(678) 290-6641

Kish Restaurant
105 N Park Sq NE, Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 672-6803

Piastra (formerly La Famiglia Ristorante)
Cuisine: Italian
(770) 425-9300
45 W. Park Sq, Marietta, GA 30060

Marietta Pizza Company
Pizza, Pasta, Sandwiches, Salads, and Draft Beer
3 Whitlock Ave SW, Marietta, GA 30064
(770) 419-0900

Paul’s Pot Pies
Carry out, Catering
10 Mill St NE, Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 428-6092

Pressed Panini Bar
Cuisine: Sandwiches and Salads
30 South Park Square NE Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 485-3759

Sara Jean’s Ice Cream
Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt, Coffee & Tea, Gelato
109 N Park Sq, Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 424-5179

Shillings on the Square
Cuisine: American
19 N Park Sq NE, Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 428-9520

Stockyard Burgers & Bones
Cuisine: Burgers, Salads, Bones, & More
26 Mill St, Marietta, GA 30060
(678) 503-2760

Sugar Cakes Patisserie
Cuisine: French Bakery
101 North Park Square, Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 218-9994

Cuisine: Dessert / Bakery
134 S Park Sq NE, Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 528-9090

Tiny Bubbles Tea Bar
21 West Park Square
Marietta, GA 30060

Taqueria Tsunami
Cuisine: Latin-Asian Taqueria
70 South Park Square, Marietta, GA 30060
(678) 324-7491

Thaicoon and Sushi Bar
Cuisine: Sushi
34 Mill Street, Marietta, GA 30060
(678) 766-0641

The Butcher The Baker
Cuisine: New American (authentic farm to table)
23 North Park Square, Marietta, GA 30060
(678) 224-1599

The Marietta Local
Cuisine: Breakfast/Lunch
148 Roswell St. Marietta, GA 30066
(770) 794-2299

Vineyard Café
Cafe with sandwiches
21 W Park Sq NE, Marietta, GA 30060
(678) 581-3771

Willie Rae’s
Cuisine: Southern & Soul Food
Phone: (770) 792-9995
Address: 25 N Park Sq NE, Marietta, GA 30060

Ye Olde Christmas and Candy Shoppe
Candy Store, Chocolatier
113 North Park Square NE, Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 627-2326