Flatirons and Gargoyles and Bigwigs--Oh My!

Historic Downtown

After careful consultation and in full accordance with federal, state, and City of Atlanta guidance, directives and orders, the Atlanta Preservation Center has postponed all scheduled walking tours and events indefinitely. When events are postponed or rescheduled, you will be contacted via email with the new event information as soon that information is available. Unless notified otherwise, your tickets will be valid for the new event date or for any other future Atlanta Preservation Center tour.

Historic Downtown Guided Walking Tour

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See Atlanta’s first skyscrapers and learn how this early business district developed through efforts of the businessmen, architects and prominent families of the 19th and 20th centuries.  Tour the interiors and exteriors of several of Atlanta’s Landmark structures and their environs.  Atlanta's downtown architecture includes styles from the Victorian period to Art Deco to contemporary.

Historic Downtown tours meet at the intersection of 133 Peachtree Street NE and John Wesley Dobbs Avenue NE, in front of the Georgia-Pacific Plaza, across the street from the historic Candler Building.

Historic Tour Admission

     $13 for Adults
     $7 for Students and for Seniors (65+)

     Free admission for current APC Members.  Contact APC at (404) 688-3353 for your free member reservation.

 

Reservations are required. We kindly ask that you please book or cancel no later than 48 hours in advance. Members must contact the APC to schedule a tour; for all other reservations, please visit our website.

 

Tours subject to cancellation at guides’ discretion due to inclement weather at the tour start point.  For parties of 20 or more, please visit the Private Group Tours page for more information.