The mission of the Marietta Visitors Bureau is to promote Marietta as a tourism destination with an emphasis on cultural and recreational tourism. The Bureau operates the Marietta Welcome Center located in the old Western and Atlantic Passenger Depot. This brick structure, built in 1898, is typical of passenger depots used at the turn of the century.
City of Marietta, GA
The City of Marietta, Georgia, is distinguished by its unique history, sense of community and modern quality of life. Located 15 miles northwest of Atlanta, the city Marietta one of the 10 best communities in the nation. At 23 square miles, Marietta is one of Georgia's most populous cities, with 56,579 residents calling the city home.