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Atlanta Black History and Civil Rights Tour provided by Roundabout Atlanta Tours & Transportation

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Atlanta Black History and Civil Rights Tour

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Join us as we unfold time with this exciting Black History and Civil Rights tour. What better place to delve into African-American heritage than the home of the Civil Rights Movement? Showcasing historic sites and most talked about black historic neighborhoods like Summerhill, The West End, Downtown Atlanta and the Historic Sweet Auburn Ave District. During this 4 hour tour you will be immersed in black culture & arts, civil rights landmarks, groundbreaking HBCU’s, Tyler Perry Studios, along with famous hollywood Film & TV locations and more. These are some of the reasons Atlanta is known as the Black Mecca and one of the top destinations for Black History & Culture. This tour goes further than any other tour, allowing you to fully experience the historical and cultural significance of our groundbreaking city.
You'll start at
West End Station
Or, you can also get picked up
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  • Pass by Georgia State Capitol
    Pass by Underground Atlanta
  • 1
    Atlanta Olympic Cauldron Tower
    Stop: 3 minutes -
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  • 2
    Tyler Perry Studios
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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    Pass by Atlanta University Center Historic District
    Pass by Shrine of the Black Madonna
    Pass by Castleberry Hill Historic District
    Pass by Mercedes Benz Stadium
    Pass by Sweet Auburn
  • 3
    The Municipal Market
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 4
    Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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    Pass by Edgewood Avenue Southeast
You'll end at
West End Station
W End Station, Atlanta, GA 30310, USAAfter the tour, travelers can request a drop off back at the original starting location, (West End Marta Station) Downtown Atlanta hotel, or attraction or any local restaurant.
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Important Information
Departure Point
West End Station, W End Station, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA
Return Details
West End Station, W End Station, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Complimentary hotel or AirBnB pickup & drop-off (within 4.5 mile radius from Westin Peachtree Plaza
  • 3 stops for exploring and selfies (lunch stop is optional)
  • Driver/ Local Tour guide
  • Bottled water
  • Gratuities (suggested)
  • Food
  • Child Car Seat
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.
  • The West End Marta Station is the meet-up location for travelers lodging outside of the Downtown Atlanta and Midtown zone.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Additional fee for pickup request for the Atlanta Airport area, Buckhead Atlanta or areas close to I-285 perimeter.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Harry B wrote a review Sep. 7
3 contributions
Omar & his daughter were Awesome and both very knowledgeable about the tour. Very professional. Major Kudos. Next time in Atlanta, will do this again
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Date of experience: September 2020
Response from OmogbemiA, Manager at Atlanta Black History and Civil Rights Tour
Responded 5 days ago
Thank you for the Kudos! It was our pleasure serving you all. Had a great time!
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Shurrell Paraham wrote a review Jul. 2020
Smyrna, Tennessee1 contribution1 helpful vote
Kai and Omar was truly AMAZING!! How knowledgeable they were about the city of Atlanta was liberating, I wish it didn’t have to end! The 3 hours flew by and my girlfriend and I was very fulfilled and wanting more lol! If you’re in Atlanta, please book this tour, you won’t regret
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Date of experience: July 2020
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T'lyssa C wrote a review Jun. 2020
1 contribution
Omar was amazing! The tour is long but he kept us entertained the whole time andWe learned so much. He was very accommodation and made it fun for the children as well. I will definitely recommend this tour to anyone who visits ATL.
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Date of experience: June 2020
Response from OmogbemiA, Manager at Atlanta Black History and Civil Rights Tour
Responded Jun. 20, 2020
Thank so much for your review. More than happy that you guys enjoyed yourself. Thx again.
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Ikenna L wrote a review Mar. 2020
2 contributions
We came wanting to see the ATL and WoW did we...Omar is so insightful and engaging. It doesn't what ethnicity you are...this has to be on your list of things to it because of the RICH history of Atlanta..Omar got a Kool playlist got questions and he got
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Date of experience: March 2020
Zilong Z wrote a review Mar. 2020
Puerto Rico16 contributions2 helpful votes
🤓Omar knows. He is very knowable about the local history: people, buildings, events, everything you want to know, he knows. He has done lots of research and homework: lots of cool illustrations/photos to show you--all very educational. 😂Omar is funny. He made the four-hour
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Best Tour
Omar was on time, very polite, and knowledgeable of black history. He gave good advice on shopping and dining. To
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Zinaida R
Loved the tour.
Omar was very knowledgeable and an interesting guide. he had information for my 11 year old son which made the tou
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Beyond beautiful & informative
This tour exceeded our expectations and was genuinely one of the best I have ever been on. Our tour guide was infor
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Kristi S
Omar is the best in the world!
We spent our last day in Atlanta with Omar. I've done many tours. Been to 50 countries and all 50 states. Omar
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July 4th weekend
My wife and I did a tour with Omar the July 4th weekend. Omar was very polite,very professional and extremely knowl
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Our Roundabout Atlanta Black History/Civil Rights Tour was everything and more than we expected. Well organized, ed
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Without doubt one of the favorite city Tour
Upon arrival we were warmly welcomed by Omar Akinsika, Our names was very important to Omar and he made sure he a
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Fantastic Tour
The tour was great! Our tour guide Kai was wonderful and have a wealth of knowledge of Atlanta. I recommend the Bl
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Nice Ride
The service is very nice. The man driving was kind and very helpful with my luggage. I will take this service again
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Family return trip from Cabo
Driver was on time, courteous and ride home was a pleasure with tv playing and clean vehicle and he unloaded our th
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They’re the best!
Honestly, we got more than we even we asked for! The customer service was stellar and the prices were fair. We were
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Amazing service
Gracious and friendly tour operators who answered all our questions. Always punctual. Took us on all our tours, and
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James H
Amazing tour!
Had an opportunity to visit a number of places with a group of my friends,impressed by the services and guidance !
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Yogesh K
Worth every penny!!!
We were a group of 12 friends and opted to have a combined site seeing and black history tour. Our guide was a loca
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Angela S
I had a tremendous city tour in Atlanta, visited important Atlanta attraction sites with wonderful descriptions. It was
I recommend to you planning to have the trip and experience great attractions of Atlanta near so knowledgeable of
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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