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From Civil War to Civil Rights: Private Atlanta History Tour

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Overview
Get a comprehensive tour of Atlanta's history combined with personalized attention from a dedicated guide on this private tour. Enjoy the ability to travel at your own pace and follow a flexible itinerary, but learn much more through your guide's commentary than you would exploring on your own. Highlights include the Oakland Cemetery, the Battle of Atlanta Site, the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historical Site, and more.
Itinerary
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You'll start at
Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
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  • 1
    Inman Park
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 2
    Krog Street Tunnel
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 3
    Grant Park
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 4
    Oakland Cemetery
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 5
    Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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You'll end at
Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
409 John Wesley Dobbs Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30312, USAThe National Park Service parking lot is located next to the library
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Highlights
  • Private guided tour of Atlanta history gives you personalized attention
  • Included snacks and bottled water means you can travel light
  • Carefully curated stops for a comprehensive tour through Atlanta history
  • Pickup and drop-off at a convenient central meeting spot
What to Expect
Meet your dedicated guide at a prearranged spot. After brief introductions, you and your private group will take off through the city to see the highlights and landmarks that showcase Atlanta's history. With the help of your guide's commentary, you'll learn much more than you would just visiting these sights on your own. Stops include Inman Park, Oakland Cemetery, the Stacks at Fulton Cotton Mill, the Sweet Auburn Curb Market, the Margaret Mitchell House, the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historical Site, and others. Each stop is carefully chosen to take you on a journey through Atlanta's fascinating history. As you travel, your guide will tailor the itinerary to your interests and you'll receive personalized attention.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Martin Luther King Jr. Branch, 409 John Wesley Dobbs Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30312, USA
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • Local guide
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
  • Entry/Admission - Oakland Cemetery
  • Entry/Admission - Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Minimum 2-guest per booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Escape537053 wrote a review Jan 2020
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Dan was punctual in picking us up from our accommodation. His vast and deep knowledge of Atlanta was so informative and gave us a real understanding of the city. Nothing was too much trouble. Dan stopped for us fo a coffee break when asked - benefits if a private tour! A
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from DTours_Dan, Owner at From Civil War to Civil Rights: Private Atlanta History Tour
Responded 4 Jan 2020
I'm glad you enjoyed your tour. Thank you for your feedback and review.
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MJfromNJ wrote a review Nov 2019
Long Island, NY219 contributions161 helpful votes
I'd never been to Atlanta but I knew that it's a big sprawling city that's somewhat difficult to navigate. I booked this tour for its focus on history, but I got a lot more than that. Dan "situated" us in the city so that I had a much better idea of where things were located in
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from DTours_Dan, Owner at From Civil War to Civil Rights: Private Atlanta History Tour
Responded 11 Nov 2019
Thank you so much for your feedback and recommendation. You perfectly described why this one of our most popular tours. I'm thrilled you had a positive experience and sincerely thank you for your business.
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benintell wrote a review Sep 2019
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania4 contributions
My parents and I had a great time we enjoyed the tour it was very detailed and we got to see alot of Atlanta and it's history.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Rfam2 wrote a review Aug 2019
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Excellent city tour with an emphasis on MLK's legacy. Would have been impossible to do this on our own. Highly recommended.
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from DTours_Dan, Owner at From Civil War to Civil Rights: Private Atlanta History Tour
Responded 14 Aug 2019
We are pleased you had an excellent tour. Thank you for your positive feedback. We hope you will join us for another tour in the future!
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Inspiration756597 wrote a review Aug 2019
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This tour provided an excellent overview of the history of the City of Atlanta and the Civil Rights movement. We were able to spend time at the Martin Luther King National Park and our guide Chris was able to answer our questions and provide suggestions for our remaining stay.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h
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  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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