Black History Month Activity in Atlanta : Oakland Cemetery Tour

February 9, 2018

Looking to learn more about Black History month? Our city is swimming with lots of opportunities to do just that. Oakland Cemetery is hosting free tours to learn about the many interesting African Americans who helped shape the history of Atlanta including Mayor Maynard Jackson; Bishop Wesley John Gaines, minister and founder of Morris Brown College; Carrie Steele Logan, who established the first black orphanage in Atlanta; Antoine Graves, pioneer real estate broker; and Selena Sloan Butler, co-founder of the PTA in the United States. Free tours are listed below!

Event Date:

Tuesday, February 18 — Wednesday, February 26 at 1:30 PM


Free African American History Tours:

Tuesday, February 18 at 1:30 p.m.

Saturday, February 22 at 1:30 p.m.

Wednesday, February 26 at 1:30 p.m.


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