Each month we feature a different local cultural attraction on our website. Walton residents can visit the featured attraction of the month with their family members, and Walton will reimburse them 90% of the ticket price for admission!
Atlanta History Center
Located on 33 acres in the heart of historic Buckhead, the Atlanta History Center invites you to explore Georgia’s past through award-winning exhibitions that include two historic houses, including the 1928 Swan House and the 1860’s Smith Family Farm, Centennial Olympic Games Museum, the Goizuetta Gardens and the Kenan Research Center. The all-inclusive admission ticket includes tours of the Margaret Mitchell House, birthplace of Gone With the Wind, located just five miles from the campus.
Open Monday-Saturday, 10:00 am – 5:30 pm; Sunday Noon-5:30 pm.
Admission: $16.50 for adults; Students 13+ and Seniors 65+ $13; Youth 4-12, $11; Children under 4 free.
For more info visit www.atlantahistorycenter.org.
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
From the largest dinosaurs ever discovered to the biggest movie screen in Atlanta, Fernbank Museum offers a world of adventure for all ages. Immersive, hands-on exhibitions make science, culture and natural history come alive in a big way!
Open Monday-Saturday, 10 am – 5 pm; Sunday Noon-5 pm.
Admission: Combination Museum and one IMAX ticket: Adults $26; Students and Seniors $24; Children 3-12 $22, Children 2 and under free.
For more info visit www.fernbankmuseum.org.
EdVenture Children’s Museum
Experience the joy of learning and discover at EdVenture Children’s Museum in Columbia, SC. A hands-on experience, EdVenture provides children, families and teachers with the opportunity to immerse themselves in dynamic, diverse exhibits, programs and events. Designed for children 12 and younger. Perfect for families and the child in you. 92,000 square feet of turbo-charged learning and fun.
Located at 211 Gervais Street, Columbia, SC.
Open Monday-Saturday 9 am – 5 pm; Sunday Noon-5 pm.
Admission: Children and Adults: $11.50; Seniors 62+, $10.50.
Visit www.edventure.org for more information.
Morris Museum of Art
The Morris Museum of Art is the first museum dedicated to the art and artists of the American South. The collection includes holdings of nearly 5,000 paintings, works on paper, photographs and sculptures dating from the late 18th century to the present.
Open Tuesday-Saturday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm; Sunday, Noon- 5:00 pm.
Admission: Adults $5, Youth 3-17 and Seniors, $3 Children 12 and younger free.
For more information visit www.themorris.org.
*All Cultural Enrichment activities are for residents and family members living with residents only.
The below specials are additional programs offered by Walton Communities and are not eligible for the Cultural Enrichment reimbursement described above. All discounts are received at time of purchase.
Walton Communities is proud to partner with the Georgia Aquarium to offer discount savings to the world's largest aquarium! Purchase the "TOTAL TICKET" for access to all of the Aquarium's public exhibits, shows and galleries, all at one low price. With just one transaction, you get admission to all six permanent galleries; AT&T Dolphin Tales show; the animated Deepo's Undersea 3D Wondershow theater; and admission to changing exhibits when available. Discount savings on Annual Passes and parking are also available. Click here for additional information and to purchase tickets!