Atlanta Private History Tour: Civil War and Civil Rights Sites

Cultural & Theme Tours in Atlanta

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Tour Like a Local as you experience a personalized walking and driving tour that follows the history of Atlanta from a major Civil War battlefield to the center of the Civil Rights movement in America.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Inman Park, Atlanta, GeorgiaSite of the Battle of Atlanta, the neighborhood has many decorative Victorian homes, including the founder of Coca ColaDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Krog Street Tunnel, Atlanta, GeorgiaThe Cabbagetown neighborhood contains an historic cotton mill town established in the late 19th century as well as restored shotgun housesDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Grant Park, Atlanta, GeorgiaHome to the Atlanta’s oldest park, it houses the largest collection of Victorian homes and Craftsman bungalows in the city and one of the only homes that predates the Civil WarDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, GeorgiaThe garden cemetery is the final resting place for various historical figures including Civil War soldiers, the author of Gone with the Wind and the founder of The Masters Golf TournamentDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site, Atlanta, GeorgiaThe district includes the birthplace, church and final resting place of the leader of the Civil Rights movementDuration: 1 hour

What’s included

  • 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

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified


  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience