Kennesaw is a rapidly growing area of Atlanta. This thriving community includes the popular Kennesaw State University and many shops and restaurants. Kennesaw provides residents with a small-town feel with big-city amenities. One of the most significant battles of the Civil War was fought in Kennesaw, and the Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield commemorates this battle. This historic site has a museum displaying artifacts, and visitors can hike up the mountain for a workout. Kennesaw is the perfect destination for families looking to be close to the action without all the hustle and bustle.