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FREE TOURS & PROGRAMS

Become

Energized - through healthy choices

Enlightened - though art and history

Engaged - through community awareness & pride

OVERVIEW

WEToursATL (Westside Engagement Tours Atlanta) produces guided walking tours that make a physical connection to three unique areas - ART, HISTORY, and URBAN FARMING. Experienced and knowledgeable tour

guides make information come alive for each of the

three different tours.

WE3 Westside Walkers health component is an important by-product of our program. Tips, handouts, special days and personalized medical consultations are provided under our healthy lifestyles campaign.

Tours are available March through November each Saturday, alternating by tour type and exclusive of major holidays.

  • Art - First Sat. of each month 

  • Urban Farm - Second Sat. of the month

  • History - Third Sat. of the month.

Refer to our calendar for tour schedule availability, blackout dates, Special Health Days and special events. F

or safety reasons tours are subject to cancellation at guides’ discretion due to inclement weather at the tour start point.

Tours are approximately 1.5 hours. Wear comfortable shoes and dress according to the weather forecast.

DESCRIPTIONS

West End Lives Lived Tour

presents an in depth look at the rich history of people, places, and events that molded West End into its present day existence. The tour explores the rich historical and cultural sites in the West End including the Whitehall site, Wren's Nest, the Shrine of the Black Madonna, Saint Anthony's Church, Hunter Street Baptist Church, and the Westside Atlanta BeltLine to name a few.

Art Lives Here Tour

showcases public art paintings, murals, and sculptures on the Atlanta BeltLine Westside Trail. The display consists of a mix of permanent and temporary works of art and provides information on upcoming visual and performing cultural events.  

Farms in Living Color Tour

produced by the South West Atlanta Growers Cooperative (SWAG Co-op), participants visit the many Westside urban farms and gardens putting walkers in direct conversation with the farmers. The tour also involves visiting a "Farmer's Market" and focuses on types of healthy food options, and education around healthy food consumption and preparation.  

 

Tour participants will receive SWAG Bucks to purchase produce from the tour farms or the market.

Health Programming

The Family Health Centers of Georgia engages participants in special health awareness and prevention special days, a unique WE3 Westside Walkers Challenge, and a personalized assessment, consultation and monitoring program for people identified and willing to work on improving special health issues. 

The Wholisitic Stress Control Institute

partners with WEToursAtl for festivals, special tours, and events to offer stress relief exercises and provide tips to improve the health of the mind, body and spirit.

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TOURS WITH A TWIST

  • Themed tours 

  • Personalized group tours for 10 or more of your friends and family.

CONTACT US AT

Email: wetoursatl@gmail.com

Tel: 470.310.3168

SPONSORS

TOUR PRODUCERS

PROGRAM PARTNERS

WETOURSATL is made possible with support from the Atlanta Beltline Partnership and Kaiser Permanente of Georgia

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