The City of Tyrone, GA
The city of Tyrone is located in the state of Georgia in Fayette County and has a population of 6,542 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Tyrone is Smyrna, approximately 28 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Tyrone, including China Cafe NO9, Barbeque Junction, Baskin Robbins, Easy Wok and Hongkong 2 Chinese Restaurants. For a larger selection of Tyrone restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Tyrone Golf Courses, Museums and/or Auto Race Tracks, including the Wendell Coffee Golf Center, Stately Oaks, Pebble Creek Golf Club, SummerGrove Golf Club and Pine Ridge National Golf and Country Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Tyrone please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 4 airports are located in or near Tyrone:
- Atlanta DeKalb-Peachtree Airport (PDK)
- Atlanta Fulton County Airport (FTY)
- Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Intl. Airport (ATL)
- La Grange Callaway Airport (LGC)
Tyrone, Georgia Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Tyrone experiences an average high temperature of 73 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 49 degrees with an average rainfall of 2.86 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Tyrone with daytime temperatures averaging 87 degrees in the summer, and 55 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Tyrone to receive an average of 4.97 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.97 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 104 degrees in the summer and as low as -8 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Tyrone should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 73 degrees, and nighttime lows of 49.
Tyrone, Georgia Attractions
1Candler Park Golf Course - Atlanta,
The Candler Park Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Fulton County Georgia. Built in 1927, this Atlanta course designed by Helen Smith is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 404-371-1260. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: 585 Candler Park Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30307
2Center for Puppetry Arts - Atlanta,
The Center for Puppetry Arts in Atlanta, Georgia was founded in 1978 by Vincent Anthony. It is the nation’s largest organization dedicated to the art form of puppetry and focuses on three areas: performance, education and museum.
3Charlie Yates Golf Course - Atlanta,
The Charlie Yates Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Dekalb County Georgia. Built in 1999, this Atlanta course designed by Rees Jones is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 404-373-4655. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim ok.
Address: 10 Lakeside Village, Atlanta, GA 30317
4City Club Marietta - Marietta,
The City Club Marietta is an 18 hole public golf course in Cobb County Georgia. Built in 1915, this Marietta course designed by Mike Young is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 770-528-4653. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim ok.
Address: 510 Powder Springs St, Marietta, GA 30064
5College Park Municipal Golf Course - , College Park,
The College Park Municipal Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Fulton County Georgia. Built in 1928, this College Park course is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 404-761-0731. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 3711 Fairway Dr, College Park, GA 30337
6Fernbank Museum of Natural History - Atlanta,
Fernbank Museum of Natural History, in Atlanta, Georgia, presents exhibitions and programming about natural history that is meant to entertain as well as educate the public. Its mission is to encourage a greater appreciation of the planet and its people. Fernbank Museum has a number of permanent exhibitions and regularly hosts temporary exhibitions in its expansive facility, designed by Graham Gund Architects.
7Fernbank Science Center - Atlanta,
The Fernbank Science Center is a museum, classroom, and woodland complex located at 156 Heaton Park Drive, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia. It is owned and operated by DeKalb County School System. The nearby Fernbank Museum of Natural History is a private non-profit organization that is separate from, but works closely with, the Science Center.
8Forbes Arena - Morehouse College - Atlanta,
The Forbes Arena is a 6,000-seat multi-purpose arena in Atlanta, Georgia in the US. It is home to the Morehouse College Maroon Tigers basketball team. It also hosted basketball preliminaries during the 1996 Summer Olympics and was the home arena to the Atlanta Glory. It was opened in 1996 at a cost of $8 million. It sits adjacent to the college's old gym, Archer Hall, which sits 1,000. For this feature, Morehouse College hosts high school basketball tournaments, playoffs, and all-star games that utilize both buildings.
9Fox Creek Golf Club - Smyrna,
The Fox Creek Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Cobb County Georgia. Built in 1985, this Smyrna course designed by John LaFoy is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 770-435-1000. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 1501 Windy Hill Rd, Smyrna, GA 30080
10Frog Golf Course at Georgian Resort, The - Villa Rica,
The Frog Golf Course at Georgian Resort is an 18 hole resort golf course in Carroll County Georgia. Built in 1998, this Villa Rica course designed by Tom Fazio is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 14 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 770-459-4400. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim ok.
Address: 1900 Georgian Parkway, Villa Rica, GA 30180
Tyrone, Georgia Hotels
4Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta/peachtree City
2010 N Commerce Drive
Peachtree City, GA 30269
Tyrone, Georgia Restaurants
This is a list of Tyrone Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
Published September 28, 2010
Spread over 3000 acres, Stone Mountain Park is counted among the most popular family attractions in Georgia - which isn’t surprising considering that people of all ages and from all walks of life are likely to find something of interest here.