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From Civil War to Civil Rights Atlanta VIP Tour
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From Civil War to Civil Rights Atlanta VIP Tour

By DTours
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Ages 13-90
Duration: 7h
Start time: Check availability
Mobile ticket
Live guide: English
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  • Bottled water
  • Private transportation
  • Entry/Admission - Atlanta History Center
What's not included
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities


Start:Multiple pickup locations offered.
  • 423 John Wesley Dobbs Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30312, USA
    The National Park Service parking lot located next to the library - FREE Parking
Pickup details
  • Please provide pick up location in Atlanta's Midtown, Downtown or Buckhead. Your guide will contact you at the number you provided within 24 hours of your tour to confirm. If you are staying outside of our pick up area, your guide will meet you at the starting point of the tour.
Hotel pickup offered
During checkout you will be able to select from the list of included hotels.
    End:This activity ends back at the meeting point.

      • Not wheelchair accessible
      • Near public transportation
      If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 36900P13

      • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
      • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
      • Children under 18 must be accompanied by a paid adult
      • Not recommended for child aged 12 and under
      • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
      • Animals are not allowed
      • We do not allow the special requirements note without prior approval
      • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

      • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

      If you have questions about this tour or need help making your booking, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 36900P13

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      Itinerary
      • You'll start at
        423 John Wesley Dobbs Ave NE
        Or, you can also get picked up
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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
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      • 5
        Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site
        Stop: 90 minutes
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      • 6
        The Sweet Auburn Curb Market
        Stop: 60 minutes
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      • 7
        Atlanta History Center
        Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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      • You'll return to the starting point
      About the operator
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      • DTours
        605
        Atlanta, Georgia
        Joined in April 2016
      • annieJ8012WE
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        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        Surpassed all of our expectations
        We do a lot of traveling and have gone on many tours. This tour, however is by far the best experience we’ve had. Jon, our guide was thoughtful, engaged, informed and very committed to showing us all the Charleston has to offer. We covered a lot of ground in a short time and feel that we learned a great deal about the City and its fine history. We enjoyed exploring the waterfront, historic homes, king street, rainbow row and other key parts of the city. We especially loved the time we spent at the citadel. As a former student and avid historical reader, Jon’s first hand knowledge of the campus, its traditions and its deep roots in our nations history was AMAZING! We highly recommend this tour!!!
        Written April 19, 2024
      • David_Brigitte
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        The BEST!
        Great experience, would highly recommend! Our guide Gregg was the best, very knowledgable and a good driver with a comfortable vehicle. As it’s been a while since we watched the series, the clips shown to support the location were very much appreciated.
        Written April 16, 2024
      • janetmcneillm
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        Wonderful tour!
        This tour was amazing! Chris catered the tour to my daughter's interest in Marvel and went out of his to show us sites when road work was an impediment. Would highly recommend!
        Written April 8, 2024
      • E400QYdebh
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        Personalized tour!
        Mark was very accommodating with pickup and drop off locations. It was a great way to see a LOT of Charleston and to learn a bit of history. I would highly recommend this tour for those that walk long distances or struggle with heat. The air conditioned vehicle and cold water was very much appreciated.
        Written March 17, 2024
      • juliannB7955JA
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        We got picked up and from the moment we first interacted it was great conversation and knowledge about the show!
        The trip was amazing our tour guide was incredible and very knowledgeable. the trip was necessary as a walking dead fan.
        Written March 13, 2024
      • Chessie3333
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        Excellent private tour in the beautiful city of Savannah!!
        Andy proved to be an excellent private tour guide. He was very pleasant and easy to understand. He arrived a few minutes early to pick us up. It was our first visit to Savannah. We appreciated all the information and history that Andy shared with us. Totally fascinating city!! I would totally recommend Andy to anyone looking for an informative, enjoyable private tour.
        Written March 5, 2024
      • Theresa L
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        The perfect way to get a good overview of Charleston
        The tour was exactly what we were hoping for. Jon was extremely knowledgeable about the history of the city and was able to make it come alive with both facts and insightful comments on historical figures and the unique architecture that was everywhere. I especially loved his personal memories of his days at the Citadel. He kept us completely entertained so that the time absolutely flew by. I was especially grateful for his immediate recognition of what my companion was really interested in and adjusting to meet her expectations. I cannot more highly recommend this tour and this tour guide.
        Written March 4, 2024
      • Temaddox
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        Greg was extremely knowledgeable!
        Great trip! We were able to see spots off the beaten path. Lunch at Nick and Norm’s was fantastic. If you have the time, take this tour!
        Written March 3, 2024
      • paulwF882EA
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        Savannah Historical and Victorian District Tour
        The Tour Guide (Bill Bell) was friendly and very knowledgeable. He shared historical and area details during the entire tour. He encouraged participation and readily answered questions. He was flexible and would stop wherever you wanted. Excellent tour guide.
        Written March 1, 2024
      • M5779TLmarilynb
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        The Best Way to Spend a Day in Savannah
        My husband and I spent an enjoyable 7-hour tour of historical Savannah, Fort Pulaski National Monument, Tybee Island, Isles of Hope, Wormsloe State Historic Park, and other interesting surrounding areas with our amazing DTour guide, Bill Bell. Bill was very pleasant and easy to spend the day with. He was considerate, caring and very knowledgable on the areas and the history. Bill suggested a fun and delicious southern home cooking dining experience at Mrs. Wilkes' Dining Room. We highly recommend DTours and Bill Bell.
        Written February 29, 2024
      • damienfinger
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        First Class Way To See Savannah & Surrounding Area
        It was a smooth day without any problems. Andy took great care of us and showed us more of Savannah than we would have ever managed on our own. He gave us just enough history to keep our interests piqued, but not overwhelm us. My wife and I had a great time and we would both recommend this to anyone visiting for the first time, or that are trying to crunch a lot into one day. We took the tour on our first full day and were able to spend the rest of our time revisiting the areas that we found most interesting.
        Written February 29, 2024
      • callump160
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        An experience for all Walking Dead fans.
        This was an incredible day, my brother and I pre-planned this before we left England, we was picked up by Chris whose energy was so contagious, there wasn't a single silent moment in the car between destinations, he never told us what we was going to see but instead would stop the car, and let us guess where it was, which is an incredible feeling to realise the location without being told ahead of time, so the excitement was on a whole other level. When realising the location, Chris would then show us pictures from the show on his phone so we could see for reference and compare which made it so much better, and not only that, just by watching Chris it quickly became evident how much he enjoys his job which is fantastic to see someone so passionate. I would happily pay and experience the same tour with Chris as our guide again. An absolutely incredible day. After our tour concluded and we were dropped back at our hotel, we had a selfie with Chris before shaking hands and parting ways. I was gonna add pictures of our Tour, but I rejected the thought, because I whole heartedly feel that every Walking Dead fan should go into this blindly, you'll have a much better experience. So instead I offer you our post tour selfie. Thank you so much once again Chris and D-Tours.
        Written February 23, 2024
      • Seaside22689579597
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        Savannah Tour
        Andy was an excellent tour guide. Friendly, knowledgable, accommodating. We found this tour to be a helpful resource to kick our visit to Savannah. We highly recommend DTours!
        Written February 21, 2024
      • isobelgranger20
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        An excellent narration of a pivotal time in American History “Civil War to Civil Rights”
        Our tour guide Chris was excellent. We both love history so he adjusted our experience to detailed (in-person) context so we were able to connect our knowledge to important historical site. Last year we did Williamsburg (we wanted to see where America began). This year we wanted to experience our historical tour during Black History Month. The Civil Rights movement was a paradigm shift for America and we found that Chris “conversationally” provided us a very informative (and rich in context) tour.
        Written February 17, 2024
      • branddonb
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        A tour of Atlanta
        The tour was absolutely amazing! The host made sure we enjoyed it all and I would definitely tour with him again! He was very knowledgeable and very safe.
        Written February 12, 2024
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      Rusty_Cr
      Discovery Bay, CA2 contributions
      5.0 of 5 bubbles
      Sep 2019
      Dan was interesting, knowledgeable, and obviously passionate about his city. There were four of us -- two on our first visit to Atlanta and our two friends who live here. One of our friends said that the tour made him fall in love with the city all over again. Dan arrived on time and throughout the tour made sure that our expectations were being met. He will personalize the tour based on what you want to see and learn, and we learned so much! Dan's style of delivery is casual yet very informed. He's a good driver, too. I recommend DTours without hesitation.
      Written September 27, 2019
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