Where to stay
Barnsley Gardens Resort
597 Barnsley Gardens Road
Cottage suites start at $285, with off-season specials. Price includes a full American-style breakfast.
Sixty Polk Street
60 Polk St., Marietta
Intimate, independently run bed-and-breakfast. Rooms $95-$150, includes full breakfast, afternoon snack, and soft drinks.
Where to eat
Dub's High on the Hog
349 South Wall St.
A local favorite for ribs. Casual, picnic tables. Entrees $10-$15.
540 Old Mill Road
Popular Mexican restaurant, traditional and Tex-Mex dishes. Entrees $7-$18.
What to do
Marietta Gone With the Wind Movie Museum: Scarlett on the Square
18 Whitlock Ave., Marietta
Memorabilia and information on the movie, the book, and its author. Adults $7, seniors and students $6. Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History
2829 Cherokee St.
Newly built museum highlighting the link between the Civil War and locomotive development. Adults $7.50, seniors $6.50, children ages 4-12 $5.50. Monday-Saturday 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday noon-5.