Discover the Fascinating History of Atlanta with Tokyo Biking Tours
Experience the rich history of Atlanta, Georgia with the Atlanta Back History Tour offered by Tokyo Biking Tours. Immerse yourself in the stories of the city's past as our knowledgeable guides take you on a journey through time. From significant civil rights landmarks to iconic landmarks, our tour offers a comprehensive exploration of Atlanta's historical sites.
Uncover Atlanta's Civil Rights Movement
As part of our Atlanta Back History Tour, we focus on the significant role Atlanta played in the Civil Rights Movement. Visit the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site and gain insight into the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Explore the King Center, Ebenezer Baptist Church, and the Freedom Hall to understand the challenges and triumphs of the movement.
The Birthplace of the Civil Rights Movement
Atlanta's rich history in civil rights dates back to the late 19th century when it became the birthplace of the movement. From the groundbreaking work of Martin Luther King Jr. to the influential activism of other key figures, Atlanta played a pivotal role in shaping the fight for equality in the United States.
Step into History at the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site
At the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site, you'll have the opportunity to visit Dr. King's childhood home, which has been preserved as a museum. Walk in the footsteps of this remarkable leader and gain a deeper understanding of his impact on American history.
Ebenezer Baptist Church and the Freedom Hall
A visit to Ebenezer Baptist Church, where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. preached, is a powerful experience. Witness the location where his influential sermons inspired change and shaped the course of history. The adjacent Freedom Hall offers a museum showcasing the Civil Rights Movement and its lasting impact on Atlanta.
Explore Atlanta's Iconic Landmarks
Aside from its role in civil rights, Atlanta boasts a plethora of iconic landmarks that have become symbols of the city's history. Our Atlanta Back History Tour takes you to these must-see destinations, allowing you to discover Atlanta's unique heritage.
Centennial Olympic Park
One of the highlights of our tour is a visit to Centennial Olympic Park, the site of the 1996 Summer Olympics. Marvel at the modern urban park and learn about the city's transformation as a global event host. Enjoy the beautiful fountain shows and peaceful surroundings.
The Fox Theatre
The Fox Theatre, a historic landmark built in the 1920s, is a testament to Atlanta's cultural significance. Admire the ornate architecture and catch a glimpse of its rich history while exploring the vibrant Midtown district. The theater's grandeur and impeccable design will transport you to a bygone era of entertainment.
The Atlanta History Center
No visit to Atlanta is complete without a visit to the Atlanta History Center. Explore the extensive exhibits and collections that span from the city's early history to modern times. From the Civil War to the birth of Coca-Cola, this museum offers a comprehensive overview of Atlanta's past.
Book Your Atlanta Back History Tour Reservations Today
Don't miss the opportunity to delve deep into Atlanta's past with Tokyo Biking Tours' Atlanta Back History Tour. Our expert guides will provide you with fascinating insights and stories, making your experience both educational and entertaining. Book your tour reservations now and prepare to be captivated by the rich history of this incredible city.