Head out on a guided walking tour of one of the city’s largest, most prominent historic cemeteries. Uncover the lives of its famous 19th-century residents and more.
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Tour the famous 1890 Gate House and the World War II-era Mausoleum and Chapel for a more in-depth look into the history of the city
Admire the grand sculptures of this historic cemetery that was founded in 1884
Hear the stories of notable Atlantans like Joel Chandler Harris, Lemuel Pratt Grant, Henry Grady, Asa Candler, and more
A large portion of this tour route takes place outside so it’s suggested to wear comfortable shoes and to bring an umbrella for shade. The tour is available for all ages but is recommended for children 12 years of age and up due to the nature of the historical material.
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Oct 14, 2019
Wow, what a wonderful tour! Our guide was an expert and showed us things and told us things we'd never have otherwise known! Even though it did go for almost three hours, it was captivating! Thanks so much for offering this tour! I will be going back to look around on my own soon!
Oct 14, 2019
My sister and I thought it was fantastic! Jeff had a thorough knowledge of the cemetery and was great at conveying that to us. This was our first Atlanta Preservation Tour and we are looking forward to doing others. We will also recommend this to our friends when we can. Thank you for the experience!
Sep 16, 2019
Jeff was extremely knowledgeable and taught me so much about Atlanta and the cemetery. Exceeded expectations.
May 9, 2017
The tourguide did not show up and also did not cancel. Very dissatisfied. Would have loved the tour. My email is [email protected] I am a member. Michael Godin
Nov 14, 2016
Jeff's knowledge of and enthusiasm for the stories of Westview were so enjoyable to be part of for an afternoon in a beautiful surrounding.
Sep 15, 2015
The tour guide was very friendly, and he had a lot of useful knowledge to share about the cemetery.
Aug 13, 2015
As I mentioned to the guide, I think it would be nice to have another type of tour there: one which talks about the monuments themselves - the architectures, symbology, etc.