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Centennial Olympic Park - Atlanta, Georgia 1996 Games
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Eagle1977
N 33° 45.572 W 084° 23.573
16S E 741470 N 3738547
Quick Description: Centennial Olympic Park served as the visitor centerpiece for the 1996 Atlanta games.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 1/2/2013 5:31:31 PM
Waymark Code: WMG1T6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member DopeyDuck
Views: 6

Long Description:
Centennial Olympic Park is a public park located in Atlanta, Georgia owned and operated by the Georgia World Congress Center Authority. The park was built by the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games as part of the infrastructure improvements for the Centennial 1996 Summer Olympics. During the 1996 Olympics, the park was part of the marathon route for both the men's and women's race. The park plays host to millions of visitors a year and several events, including a summer popular music concert series and an annual Independence Day concert and fireworks display. (wikipedia)
Olympic Games: Atlanta Summer 1996

Sport held at venue: Opening/Closing Ceremonies

Start and/or Finish: Not Aplicable

Reference Supporting Olympic Use: Website

Current Use: Public park and outdoor venues

Olympic Games No 2: Not listed

Olympic Games No 3: Not listed

Sport held at venue No 2: Not listed

Additional sport(s) held at venue: Not listed

Web Address with Additional Details: Not listed

Details of Reference Supporting Olympic Use: Not listed

Parking Area: Not Listed

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