Driving Tour w/stops.
The Civil Rights Tour offers an on-site view of the rich heritage rooted in Atlanta over the past century.
You will visit historical districts that claim local, national, and international distinction.
See-Where the First Black Daily Newspaper was published.
See-Where the First Black Owned Radio Station in the U. S. broadcasted.
See-Where Dr. Kings S. C. L. C. office was located on Auburn Avenue.
Atlanta's African American community has been an integral part of the city of Atlanta since before the Civil War. Segregated by Jim Crow laws, Atlanta's black population developed a network of independent businesses, churches, and community institutions, including a remarkable cluster of five black colleges around Atlanta University.
Auburn Avenue was considered the nucleus of Atlanta's Black business community.
The Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic District:
Ebenezer Baptist Church
The Gravesite for Dr. King and Coretta Scott King
HBCU's / ATL Univ. Center Schools
All tours are historical in nature, highlighting the Civil Rights history, also showing Atlanta's unique neighborhoods. Local attractions and museums that are not already included in the tour, can be included with additional cost assumed by the customer. Stops for meals can also be included at the passengers expense.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 4 hours
Customers will be picked up in a late model minivan with 5 passenger maximum capacity.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
Estimated Local Cash Needed
No cash is needed for this tour
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
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Roger is a fantastic guide, he has a very good knowledge of Atlanta and its history. We learned loads of facts from him He even stopped at Mercedes Benz stadium for us, it was a really great day Thanks Roger Linda and Mary