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Comfort Suites Perimeter Center

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 6110 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd. , Atlanta, GA, US, 30328

  • Phone: (770) 828-0330
  • Fax: (770) 604-9865
4.3 out of 5 (258 reviews)
87% of guests recommend this hotel

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Oakland Cemetery

248 Oakland Avenue Southeast
Atlanta, GA 30312
+1 404 688 2107

Mo to Fr from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM,Sa to Su from 09:00 AM to 08:00 PM

In the shadow of downtown, this bucolic expanse is a constant reminder of the city's history. Dating from the 1850s, the cemetery was the final destination for all Atlantans until 1884, when private burial grounds began appearing throughout the city. The oldest section is near the main entrance, where legendary golfer Bobby Jones and author Margaret Mitchell are interred, although locating Mitchell's plain headstone can be a challenge. A brochure from the cemetery office will help you find famous graves and interesting sections. Tours are offered March through October.
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