Taking You Places You've Never Been Before

CIRCA

CIRCA is an auxiliary educational group of APC that offers monthly behind-the-scenes tours of select historic sites in Atlanta and nearby areas.

 

CIRCA LogoWe see sites both before renovation begins and after the final touches have been completed.

Usually scheduled for the second Tuesday evening of the month March through December, CIRCA will take you places you’ve never been before.  Come explore with us!

To Join CIRCA, you need be a member of the Atlanta Preservation Center. Please visit Membership to join both the APC and CIRCA.

To see previous CIRCA events please visit its message board.

 

UPCOMING CIRCA EVENTS:  CIRCA'S JUNE MEETING:

 

Join us in the Old Fourth Ward for June's meeting!

DATE:  Tuesday, June 14, 2016

TIME:  Gathering at 6:15pm; tour at 6:30pm

ADDRESS and DIRECTIONS:  442 Gartrell St, SE, Atlanta, GA 30312.  Gartrell St. runs parallel to Edgewood Avenue located South of Edgewood and North of Oakland Cemetery.

PARKING:  Street parking is available on Gartrell St. or Fitzgerald St.

FEE:  Free for CIRCA members and first time guests; $10 for returning visitors.  For questions about your membership status, please contact the APC office at (404) 688-3353 ext. 10.

RESERVATIONS:  None required.

EVENT DESCRIPTION:

Tour a unique steel and glass contemporary home constructed out of shipping containers.  The home is located in the Old Fourth Ward, close to the Sweet Auburn Historic District, a few blocks from the Atlanta Beltline and the Krog Street Market.  The owner, Glen Donaldson, built the house in 2007.

The Old Fourth Ward is one of Atlanta's oldest areas.  It is undergoing significant development with many examples of developers making efforts to preserve the heritage of the area.  Be sure to check out some of the nearby areas after the tour.