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Sights, Symbols, and Stories General Tour

September 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 28, 2024

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, repeating until December 29, 2024

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 25, 2024

Explore the history, gardens, and funerary art of Oakland Cemetery with a 90-minute guided walking tour!

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 the trailblazers, builders, creators, and characters who call Oakland home. Join one of our knowledgeable and entertaining guides for a 90-minute walking tour through Atlanta’s past and present.

This tour starts at the main gate (main entrance at Oakland Avenue and MLK Jr. Drive). Please arrive a few minutes early to check in inside the Visitor Center (located just outside the main gate). Parking is limited – Marta (King Memorial station is three blocks north of the gate) and rideshare are encouraged.

Spaces are limited – we recommend purchasing your tickets in advance.

Historic Oakland Foundation Members
Historic Oakland Foundation memberships include free tickets for Sights, Symbols, and Stories tour. Check your membership level before you purchase. Individual members receive one (1) ticket, dual members two (2) tickets, and family memberships four (4) tickets. Membership status will be confirmed before the tour.

Details

Date:
September 7
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sights-symbols-and-stories-general-tour-tickets-847513233897

Venue

Oakland Cemetery
248 Oakland Avenue Southeast
Atlanta, GA 30312 United States
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