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  1. United States
  2. Georgia
  3. Atlanta
  4. Martin Luther King National Site

Atlanta: Martin Luther King Historic District Walking Tour

Product ID: 220860
Take a 2.5-hour guided walking tour that tracks the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. Visit must-see sights and hidden gems of the civil rights movement.
About this activity
Duration: 2.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Visit historic Ebenezer Baptist Church
  • Experience Prince Hall Grand Lodge, a hidden treasure of the Civil Rights Movement
  • Hear immersive stories of Dr. King and the civil rights leaders in Atlanta
  • See the notable artifacts in the King Center
Full description
Hear the story of Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement in a way that you’ve never heard it before. Walk the same streets that MLK once walked. Visit the places where he worked, lived, and worshipped. Even Atlanta natives will gain a deeper understanding of the community’s contribution to American history on this moving tour.

Listen to amazing stories of civil rights leaders that seamlessly weave through the history of MLK, the movement, and the city of Atlanta. Learn about Dr. King with a visit to the Freedom Hall of the King Center. Step into the Ebenezer Baptist Church, the church where MLK served as co-pastor with his father. Visit Prince Hall Grand Lodge, which was the headquarters of the SCLC during the 1960s. Take in the phenomenal views at the Jackson Street Bridge. Your tour also includes an exclusive hand-drawn brochure. By the end of the tour, you'll walk away with a deeper understanding of Martin Luther King.
  • Entrance to Freedom Hall at the King Center, Historic Ebenezer Baptist Church, Prince Hall Grand Lodge, and more.
  • A donation to the King Center.
  • An exclusive hand-drawn brochure.
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

The meeting point is next to the Behold Monument at the entrance to the King National Historical Park. The Behold Monument shows an African man holding a baby to the sky.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• Please note that this tour involves is a 1.7-mile outdoor walk with a lot of standing
• It is recommended to wear comfortable weather-appropriate clothes and shoes
• It is recommended to bring a bottle of water, an umbrella on rainy days, and cash for optional gratuities
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 5 reviews

Review summary

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    5 / 5
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    5 / 5
  • Value for money
    5 / 5
  • Safety
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March 6, 2020

This was a really good tour. We saw so much, and Margaret, our guide, had a lot of great information about the whole community and neighborhood. She even took group pictures to share with us!

January 3, 2020

Margaret was great,very knowledgeable and friendly, I learned a lot from her,she is so much fun

December 29, 2019

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