The Atlanta Preservation Center’s Westview Tour
Join the Atlanta Preservation Center in a guided tour about the Candler era in one of the Southeast's most prominent historic cemeteries. Learn about the lives of its many important Atlantans.
What You Will Do
- Tour the 1890 Gate House and the World War II era Mausoleum and Chapel for a deeper look at the city's history
- Learn about the fascinating lives of Atlantans like Lemuel Pratt Grant (of “Grant Park” fame), Henry Grady, Asa Candler, Harriett Harwell Wilson High (of the High Museum), and more
- Hear the story of Coca-Cola's beginnings in what is now known as the “Candler Era”
For further Westview Cemetery information, please visit - www.westviewcemetery.com
- Guided walking tour
A large portion of this tour route takes place outside so it's suggested to wear comfortable shoes and bringing an umbrella for shade.
- 9 Ratings
Very knowledagable guide. Only went to 1 stop + the masoleum. Didn't see Candler grave site or many notable sites.