John Portman & Associates2018-10-19T16:38:14+00:00

    Project Description

    Downtown

    John Portman & Associates

    Hours

    • Saturday
      9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Location

    • 303 Peachtree Center Ave NE, Suite 575
      Atlanta, GA 30303

    Site Details

    • Special programming

    • Family-friendly

    • Photography permitted

    • Wheelchair accessible

    Description

    The six-story structure was constructed in response to strong demand for large floor plate office spaces. The skylit atrium-lobby enables the six floors of offices to share the natural light and the beauty of the lobby’s interior, which is accented with water features, furniture, art, and sculptures that were created by John Portman.

    Special Programming

    At 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., a special one-hour Portman building tour, where guests can view Mr. Portman’s works in Peachtree Center (reservations required).

    Open to the public for self-guided tours without reservations, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Maps will be provided for self-guided tours.

    • Model shop will be open from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Come meet senior model builders while he shows his skills for domestic and international project models
    • Plan to stick around and watch movies, “John Portman: Life of a Building” and the “Portman in Hollywood” (showings on the hour)
    • Coloring contest for children (and maybe a few adults) attending with their families

    Additional Information

    Architect: John Portman & Associates, 2000
    Category: Architecture firm

    Map

    Parking

    The United Way of Greater Atlanta parking garage will be open to the public for a flat rate of $8. Enter through the Lynch’s Alley entrance at 40 Courtland Street NE.

    Nearest MARTA Station

    Peachtree Center

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