unspecifiedThe 13th annual Phoenix Flies kicks off March 5 for two weeks of events and tours of Atlanta’s historic buildings, sites and spaces. Presented by the Atlanta Preservation Center, there will be more than 80 events around the city.

Some of this year’s highlights include:

  • Guided tours of the historic Trolley Barn in Inman Park
  • Bus tours of the entire Atlanta BeltLine project
  • Atlanta History Center tours
  • Walking tour of Standing Peachtree Park
  • A look inside historic Burns Cottage, a replica of the poet’s Scottish home
  • Castleberry Hill walking tour
  • A tour of the Cathedral of St. Philip
  • Behind the scenes tour at the Center for Puppetry Arts
  • A look inside the restored Daily World building
  • A tour of East Lake Golf Club
  • Guided tour of the Fox Theatre
  • Exploring historic Westview Cemetery
  • Tours of Peachtree Street’s castle, Rhodes Hall
  • Tours of Oakland Cemetery
  • A walk and ride tour of all of the city’s MARTA stations
  • Interactive tours of Auburn Avenue,
  • A bicycle tour of the Old Fourth Ward
  • A glimpse inside the Piedmont Driving Club
  • Check out the restoration process on the Rufus Rose House
  • A tour of The Temple synagogue
  • A tour of the Goodrum House in Buckhead

For a complete list of tours and to find out about all the events on this year’s Phoenix Flies, visit PreserveAtlanta.com.

Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.