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Atlanta Historical Homes Tour

Atlanta, Georgia, USA

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Adult(s) x (Age 12 To 99)
Children x (Age 3 To 11)
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Highlights

  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Family friendly
  • Step back in time on a history tour

Overview

Tour includes visit two of the historical homes on our list. Swan HouseMargret Mitchell "Gone with the Wind" House, Governor's Mansion or Rhodes Hall on this guided tour of two of Atlanta's famed historical neighborhoods, enjoying local pickup and round-trip transportation. 

Built in 1928 for the Harvard H. Inman family, the Swan House is one of the most recognizable and photographed landmarks of Atlanta. Noted architect Philip T. Shutze designed Swan House and its gardens, as well as many other distinct buildings in the city. We tour OUTSIDE of the home only. Lunch is at the Swan Coach house. Please note, doing private events being held at the restaurant, we may lunch at an alternate location.

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, we visit the Governor's Mansion,  a Greek Revival style home built in 1967. The mansion stands on approximately 18 acres in northeast Atlanta. It was designed by Georgia architect A. Thomas Bradbury and officially opened on January 1, 1968. Completing the tour, you will head to The Margaret Mitchell House which was completed in 1899 by Cornelius J. Sheehan. In 1925, Margret Mitchell and her Husband John Marsh, moved into apartment No. 1 where Mitchell wrote the Pulitzer-Prize winning novel Gone With the Wind.  Hear bout the life of Margret Mitchell.

On Saturdays, the historical homes we visit varies. We may visit inside of two of the following houses: The Rhodes Hall, The Margaret Mitchell House, The Swan House or Smith Family Farm. Confirmation on homes visiting will be sent prior to tour day on. The Governor's Mansion is not available on Saturdays.

The inside of the Rhodes Hall Built in 1904, prior to the development of Ansley Park, Rhodes Hall was designed by one of Atlanta’s most celebrated young architects for one of the city’s wealthiest men. Constructed of Stone Mountain granite in the Romanesque Revival style, it holds state-wide significance for both the quality and style of its architecture.


Information

Includes:
  • Entrance fees
  • Guided Tours of Two Historical Homes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Round-trip shared transfer
  • Lunch stop (price of lunch is not included)
Excludes:
  • Gratuities (Optional)
  • Cost of lunch
Additional Info:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved
  • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
  • Pick-up for this tour varies most pick-up times begins at 10:00, but this time varies, depending on homes we tour.
  • Please check hotel pick-up listing prior to booking tour.
  • Additional charges may apply for pick-up if hotel is not one of our selected hotels. 

Meeting Point

Downtown
Atlanta Marriott Marquis,
The Westin Peachtree Plaza,
Ritz Carlton Downtown

Midtown
Most hotels located in this area

Buckhead
JW Marriott Atlanta Buckhead,
The Westin Buckhead Atlanta,
Embassy Suites by Hilton Atlanta Buckhead

Departure Time:
Tuesday - Saturday 11:00 am
Departure Comments:

Hotel pickups commence prior to this time

Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.

Return Details:
Returns to original departure point
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