Discovery Walks: Sweet Auburn

Presented by Science ATL

Science is all around us, often hidden in everyday places - where we live, where we play, and where we walk. On this self-guided Discovery Walk through the Sweet Auburn District, you will uncover some of this secret science on a family-friendly 2.5 mile route with ten intriguing science stops. Pick up a free Discovery Walk map and take your family on an urban science and history adventure unique to Atlanta.

Scroll down for information about COVID safety guidelines for this event.

Getting There

Parking Info

Free parking available on site.

Alternative Transportation

MARTA Gold to the Five Points Station is a short walk from Park Place. Take the ATLS/Edgewood Ave-King Center to the King Historic District Walk stop which is 0.2 miles from the site.

Date and Time

Sunday, March 13th, 2022
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm


Outdoor Event

MLK Library Parking Lot
423 John Wesley Dobbs Avenue NE
Atlanta, GA 30312


Adults, Families, High School, Middle School, Elem. School


Price: Free


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COVID Considerations

This is an outdoor event and because of the self-guided nature, Science ATL anticipates participants will be able to maintain a safe social distance from others. In moments where a safe distance from others is not possible, Science ATL asks that you please wear a mask.