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Piedmont Park Guided History Tour

September 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 18, 2021

The Piedmont Park History Walking Tours include an introduction to the park’s vibrant past and present. Walk with us and discover how Piedmont Park’s rich history is undeniably intertwined with the development of Atlanta. Together, we’ll explore the fascinating historical and physical evolution of iconic Piedmont Park from forest to farm to fairgrounds for the Piedmont Exposition of 1887 and the Cotton States and International Exposition of 1895, to Atlanta’s premier urban green space.

  • Led by docent volunteers
  • Free and open to all ages
  • Please wear appropriate clothing for the weather as the tour is outside and involves walking
  • 10 am; 60 – 90 minutes in length
  • Meet at Green Market and Conservancy information table located at 12th St. and Piedmont Ave. NE Park entrance

*Please note that reservations are required- sign up here. History tours are available on a first come, first serve basis.