skip to Main Content

Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

Today

Earth Day Gardens Volunteer Workday

Oakland Cemetery 248 Oakland Avenue Southeast, Atlanta, GA

Celebrate Earth Day weekend and help keep Oakland's gardens looking their best on our Earth Day Gardens Volunteer Day, Saturday, April 23 from 9 a.m. to noon. Individuals and groups…

Spring Tree Walk

Oakland Cemetery 248 Oakland Avenue Southeast, Atlanta, GA

Stroll with us through Oakland’s amazing arboretum and learn from knowledgeable guides about some of our favorite trees!Did you know that Oakland is home to more than 1,600 trees, from…

Free

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…

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

Join in June! Membership Month

Oakland Cemetery 248 Oakland Avenue Southeast, Atlanta, GA

June is Membership Month at Historic Oakland Foundation. Join or renew in June and you could win some terrific prizes! Your membership helps Historic Oakland Foundation preserve, restore, enhance, and…

Back To Top