Heritage Attractions | Cultural Attractions

Marietta Square Farmers Market

The Marietta Square Farmers Market is located on the Historic Marietta Square between Shillings Restaurant and The Strand Theater. Hours will be no later than 9 a.m. to 12 noon every Saturday and no later than12 noon to 3 p.m. every Sunday, April through November, Rain or Shine. 60 plus vendors on Saturday and 30 plus vendors on Sunday will feature Georgia Grown, Made or Produced vegetables, cheese, bread, eggs, fresh flowers, local honey, baked goods and milk every weekend.

Marietta / Cobb Museum of Art

The Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art is metropolitan Atlanta's only museum dedicated to American art. Housed in Marietta's first U.S. Post Office, the museum hosts a full schedule of exhibitions and boasts a permanent collection of 19th and 20th century American art, from Warhol to Wyeth. Besides their exhibitions the museum offers lectures, workshops, classes, and art festivals. Other social and cultural opportunities are also offered.

Earl Smith Strand Theatre

This Art Deco theatre served as a movie house on the Marietta Square from 1935-76. Recently restored and returned to its original glory, it now hosts classic films, concerts and stage productions. The Strand is the home of the Atlanta Lyric Theatre, which produces musical theatre performances throughout the year.