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Spring Scramble Scavenger Hunt

Oakland Cemetery 248 Oakland Avenue Southeast, Atlanta, GA

Gather a group of friends or family for a day of cemetery sleuthing on this self-guided scavenger hunt throughout historic Oakland Cemetery! From March 19 through May 31, purchase your…

Girl Scout Search Scavenger Hunt

Oakland Cemetery 248 Oakland Avenue Southeast, Atlanta, GA

Historic Oakland Foundation is partnering with the Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta for a self-guided scavenger hunt through Oakland Cemetery! This scavenger hunt, which runs April 22 through December 31,…

Oakland Photography Workshop

Oakland Cemetery 248 Oakland Avenue Southeast, Atlanta, GA

Sharpen your photography skills during this four-part workshop series at Oakland Cemetery! Rich in subjects and scenes, Historic Oakland Cemetery is a photographer’s dream setting. Led by seasoned professionals, this…

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Sights, Symbols, & Stories Tour

Oakland Cemetery 248 Oakland Avenue Southeast, Atlanta, GA

Discover the history, the Victorian gardens, and the art and architecture that give Oakland its distinctive character. Oakland is an outdoor museum of Atlanta’s history with over 70,000 residents. Meet…

Fear and Accusation: The Leo Frank Story

Oakland Cemetery 248 Oakland Avenue Southeast, Atlanta, GA

Learn how several Oakland residents were involved in this Atlanta tragedy during this 75-minute guided tour. This tour begins and ends with a murder. In the early hours of April…

Free

Love Stories of Oakland: Spring Date Night

Oakland Cemetery 248 Oakland Avenue Southeast, Atlanta, GA

Love never dies at Oakland Cemetery! Grab your love for a unique outdoor date at Oakland: Love Stories! Enjoy a walk through the Victorian gardens as we recount the loves…

Black Magnolias

Oakland Cemetery 248 Oakland Avenue Southeast, Atlanta, GA

This guided walking tour explores the history, lives, and labors of Atlanta’s African American women. Historically, many African American women worked as maids, child nurses, cooks, and laundresses—all while managing…

Free

Oakland’s All-Stars: Sports Legends of Atlanta

Oakland Cemetery 248 Oakland Avenue Southeast, Atlanta, GA

Discover stories of hometown heroes and sports legends during this 75-minute guided tour of Oakland Cemetery! Go team! Atlanta is home to five major sports teams, several powerhouse universities, and…

Free

Oakland’s Music Makers

Oakland Cemetery 248 Oakland Avenue Southeast, Atlanta, GA

Discover the stories of prodigies, bandmasters, a dance club DJ, a beloved family songbird, and more on this musically-inclined tour! From spiritual songwriters to country legends, Oakland Cemetery’s musical roots…

Free

Memorial Day Tour: Oakland and World War I

Oakland Cemetery 248 Oakland Avenue Southeast, Atlanta, GA

Discover the stories of soldiers, civilians, and home front civilians in the Great War during this Memorial Day tour . On April 6, 1917, Congress declared war on Germany and…

Free
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