Historic Baptismal Trail near Riceboro, Georgia

Historic Baptismal Trail near Riceboro

African American Heritage Three-Day Group Tour: Coast to Atlanta

Start on the coast and travel to Atlanta to commemorate and celebrate Georgia's African American heritage with these group tour stops.

Georgia holds a significant place in African American history in the South. With a multitude of notable historic sites, coupled with Atlanta's Center for Civil and Human Rights, Georgia is a destination for those who seek a deeper understanding of the black experience. From civil rights icons Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Andrew Young and John Lewis to such music legends as Ray Charles, James Brown and Otis Redding, black history is vibrant in Georgia, where significant efforts to both preserve and celebrate that legacy have resulted in rich ways to experience this important heritage.

Published: December 2017