Saturday, July 12 is sold out! Grab your tickets while you can for Friday, July 11.
What do a jousting match, exotic singing birds and the sun god Ra have in common? Why, everyone's favorite malt beverage, beer, of course! Find out how the sudsy beverage connects these fascinating topics, and delve into Atlanta’s long and vivid history of brewing during Historic Oakland Cemetery’s new guided walking tour, Malts & Vaults of Oakland: Where Beer Meets History. The tour adds to Oakland’s existing repertoire of 14 specialty tours and the additional Sights, Symbols and Stories tour. Tour receipt is redeemable for $5 off at Six Feet Under. No beer will be served during the tour, but please enjoy a brew or two at our neighborhood restaurants.
Students: (with ID) $5
Seniors: (65 and older) $5
Authors Ron Smith and Mary O. Boyle of “Atlanta Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in the Hub of the South” will be onsite during the tours. Be sure to purchase a copy in our museum shop then have then sign it for you!
Historic Oakland Foundation
Historic Oakland Foundation partners with the City of Atlanta to preserve, restore, enhance, and share Oakland Cemetery with the community.