Grant Park Candlelight Tour to Include Grant Mansion

November 30, 2011

The Atlanta Preservation Center’s home, the LP Grant Mansion will be part of this year’s Grant Park Candlelight Tour of Homes. The tour will take place on Saturday, December 9 and Sunday, December 10, 2011 from 6:00 pm until 10:00 pm. The event is a fundraiser for three Grant Park organizations: St. Paul United Methodist Church, the Grant Park Cooperative Preschool and the Grant Park Parent Network.

In addition to the house tour there are events for children and adults which start or take place at St. Paul United Methodist Churc. On Saturday children can Visit with Santa from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm and there will be Caroling Hayrides to tour homes from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm. An Artist Market and Bake Sale will take place Saturday from 4:00 pm-9:00 pm and Sunday from 6:00 pm-9:00 pm. Sunday evening’s tour will be started at the church with a Candlelight Christmas Concert at 5:00 pm.

Tickets for the tour are $15 in advance and $20 the weekend of the tour. Further information and tickets are available on line at, by calling 404-688-7501 or in person at St. Paul United Methodist, 501 Grant Street SE, Atlanta GA 30312.