Comfort Suites At North Point Mall
3000 Mansell Rd.
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Phone: (770) 645-6060
Fax: (770) 645-9958
Suitable for kids 12 and younger, Monkey Joe's fun-filled inflatable play center includes wall-to-wall inflatable slides, jumps and obstacle courses.
The whole family will enjoy this indoor entertainment facility which includes an arcade, rock climbing simulators, rope courses, and high performance go-karts.
The sprawling Wills Park, located in the heart of the city offers some of the best recreational facilities in Alpharetta. Spanning 110 acres (44.51 hectares), the park has baseball fields, a disc golf course, swimming pools, tennis courts as well as a general playground. The well-maintained Dog Park is an excellent place for your furry friends to run about. Highlight of the park is the Equestrian Center, attracting horse-riding enthusiasts from all over the city. The park is also host to numerous cultural activities throughout the year. Check website for more.
Mansell House and Gardens, home to the Alpharetta Historical Society, is a veritable historical and natural splendor. Nestled amidst a verdant garden with a charming gazebo, Mansell House used to be a Victorian residence, reminiscent of the times of Queen Anne. The venue can be rented for public and private events including parties and weddings. Special tours are available for visitors. Check website for more details.
Roswell's oldest historic preservation organization, this society was established in 1971 and features considerable holdings of historically significant materials information concerning the history of Roswell including books, manuscripts, charts, maps, and other antiquities.
A popular park in Roswell, the Riverside Park overlooks the Chattahoochee River. Featuring many facilities like playgrounds, jogging, biking and cycling trails, picnic areas and a water park, it attracts quite a crowd. Drop in to spend a pleasant evening where the children can delight in feeding the ducks near the river or freak out at the water park. You can stroll around the beautiful space, read your under the shade or even BBQ at designated areas, there is something for every member of the family here.
Surrounded by the residential neighborhoods of Roswell and Sandy Springs, this beautiful park is a popular site for family picnics, quiet strolls, and dog outings. Trails are marked out throughout the park for hiking, running, and biking. Picnic sites are arranged along the banks of the slow-rolling Chattahoochee, the longest river in Georgia. Canoes and rafts are available for rent, and make for great summertime adventures. Take the Roswell Road off Interstate 285, go north to Azalea Drive and turn left for a day of recreation.
A beautiful monument which is dedicated to those who served in the Vietnam War and honoring all servicepeople who served in all of the wars.
Offering many educational nature programs, Autry Mill Nature Preserve & Heritage Center is also home to a number of historic buildings. Trails lead visitors past such relics as the deBray Chapel and a farmhouse that dates to the 1880s. Stop at the visitor center for wildlife and historic information, and to inquire about such regularly-scheduled activities. Nature trails, summer camps, heritage walks and many more educative and entertaining activities are conducted at this center.
The former home of Barrington King, one of the co-founders of the city of Roswell, Barrington Hall is a beautifully-restored property that has maintained its stunning Greek Revival style of architecture. Most of the family’s original furnishings have been retained, thus preserving the glory of the home. Barrington Hall is surrounded by seven acres (2.8 hectares) of lush manicured grounds featuring one of the only antebellum public gardens in the greater Atlanta area. Barrington Hall has appeared on Atlanta magazine’s list of the most beautiful homes in the metro.
The Chattahoochee river provides many breathtaking views and panorama, making it a much popular tourist location in Roswell. The Spirit of Roswell Riverboat provides a joyful experience while cruising down the river with friends and family. Also available on charter basis, the riverboat makes for a great venue to host parties and get-togethers. Located about 30 minutes from Downtown Atlanta, the cruise on the Spirit of Roswell is quite sought after.
In 1853, Mittie Bulloch married Theodore Roosevelt Sr. in this Greek Revival mansion, which was Mittie's childhood home. One result of that important marriage was the birth of president Theodore Roosevelt. Their other son fathered Eleanor, the wife of president Franklin Delano Roosevelt. The house was constructed in 1840 out of Heart Pine, and today is maintained as a museum. Tours are given on the hour. Throughout the year, re-enactments of Mittie's wedding and of Civil War encampments are regularly scheduled.