Cartersville is a city built 42 miles northwest of Atlanta and is the county seat of Bartow County, Georgia. It is a very exciting city, and there are many things to do and see. It has a very charming historic district with a distinctive turn-of-the-century architectural style. Some of the major attractions in Cartersville include the Tellus: Northwest Georgia Science Museum and the Bartow History Museum. Cartersville is surrounded by stunning natural landscape. The Red Top Mountain State Park and Allatoona Lake attract many outdoor enthusiasts. If you are planning to visit and stay in Cartersville, there are many great discount hotels to choose, such as the Sleep Inn Cartersville (4.6 miles from city’s center) and Mainstay Suites (4.6 miles).