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Support Education at Oakland this Giving Tuesday

As a vibrant public park and a treasured historic resource, Oakland Cemetery is a unique site where K-12 students can learn about the past and contemplate the future. Today, our goal is to raise $15,000 to enhance educational programming at…

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A Look Back at Day of the Dead 2023

On November 5 we were honored to host Day of the Dead for the Institute of Mexican Culture and the Mexican Consulate. This event drew large numbers of Atlantans into the cemetery to experience traditional dancing, food, altars, and more!

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Capturing the Spirit 2023: Photo Gallery

This year’s Capturing the Spirit of Oakland Halloween tours were a terrific success, and all of us at Historic Oakland Foundation would like to thank you for supporting our largest annual fundraiser. Want to make sure you get tickets to…

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Meet “Living Statue” Bob Seymore

If you've attended Sunday in the Park at Oakland over the past ten years or so, you've no doubt seen "Living Statue" Bob Seymore hard at work entertaining visitors while standing very still. We interviewed Bob about his unusual career…

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