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The Fourth Annual Phoenix Flies: A Citywide Celebration of Living Landmarks March 4-12, 2006

Schedule of Events

Saturday, March 4
9 am-noon, Grant Park Conservancy’s First Saturday Work Day, 404-521-0938 10 am, Free guided walking tours of The Fox Theatre, Sweet Auburn/Martin Luther King Jr. Historic District and Druid Hills, 404-688-3350 10 am, Free Urban Experience, children’s tour of Downtown, reservations required, 404-688-3353, x11 11 am, Free guided walking tours of The Fox Theatre and Historic Downtown, 404-688-3350 11 am – 4 pm, Free on-the-hour Trolley Tours of the Auburn Avenue community by the National Park Service, 404-331-5190 11, 1 & 3 pm, Free guided history tours of Underground Atlanta, 404-523-2311 1 – 5 pm, Free Scavenger Hunt at Oakland Cemetery , 404-688-2107

Sunday, March 5
8 – 10 am, Coffee with the Conservancy at Grant Park Conservancy, 404-521-0938 9 am-4:30 pm, Free tours of Atlanta Cyclorama with day pass from Grant Park Walking Tour, 404-688-3353, x11. Meet at 10 am at Grant Park Conservancy, corner of Sydney & Broyles Streets 10 am, Free guided walking tour of Grant Park, 404-688-3350 2 pm, Free guided walking tour of Inman Park , 404-688-3350 2 – 4 pm,Free Open House at Callanwolde Fine Arts Center , 404- 872-5338 4 pm, Lecture and book signing for The Winecoff Fire: The Untold Story of America’s Deadliest Hotel Fire with Sam Heys and Alan Goodwin at the Margaret Mitchell House & Museum; reservations, 770-578-3502; $10 (free to MMH&M, AHC and APC members) 5 pm, Free guided walking tour of Battle of Atlanta in East Atlanta ; reservations required, 404-688-3353, x11

Monday, March 6
10 am, Free guided walking tour of The Fox Theatre, 404-688-3350 10:30 am, If Walls Could Talk: Researching Your Home’s and Neighborhood’s Past at Atlanta History Center ; reservations required, 404-814-4150; $5 ($3 for AHC and APC members) 2 pm, Free Top-to-Bottom Tour of The Fox Theatre by Special Collections and Archives Manager; limited to 8; reservations required, 404-688-3353, x11 6 pm, Free lecture on A Case Study on Redevelopment Options for Historic Sites by Dr. Martin Moran at Academy of Medicine, 404-874-3219 6:45 pm, Free tour of the Academy of Medicine , 404-874-3219

Tuesday, March 7
10-11:15 am, Free Fort Walker Walk/Talk by Grant Park Conservancy, 404-521-0938 11:30,12:30& 1:30 pm, Free tours of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church’s 100-year-old building, 404-873-7600 3 pm, Free tour of Sisters Chapel at Spelman College , 404-270-5899 5 pm, Free Twilight Guided Walking Tour of Midtown Atlanta , 404-588-3353, x11

Wednesday, March 8
10 am, Free guided walking tour of The Fox Theatre, 404-688-3350 10:30-11:45, Lecture on Concepts and Techniques—Landscape Design with the Experts by the Grant Park Conservancy, reservations required, 404-521-0938; donations welcome 1 pm, Free tour of the Battle of Atlanta in Inman Park by the Georgia Battlefields Association, info@georgiabattlefields.org 3 pm, Free tour of Sisters Chapel at Spelman College , 404-270-5899 5 pm, Free Twilight Guided Walking Tour of Ansley Park , 404-588-3353, x11

Thursday, March 9
10 am, Free guided walking tour of The Fox Theatre, 404-688-3350
3- 4 pm, Free Insider’s Tour of Historic City Hall by the Atlanta Urban Design Commission, 404-330-6200 4:30 pm, Free Tour of the State Capitol by Georgia Capitol Museum , 404-651-6996

Friday, March 10
10:30-noon, Free Fort Walker Walk/Talk by Grant Park Conservancy, 404-521-0938 10:30-1:30, Free guided tours of the Wren’s Nest House Museum , 404-753-7735 Noon, Free guided walking tour of Historic Downtown, 404-688-3350 1 pm, Free storytelling for children at Wren’s Nest House Museum , 404-753-7735

Saturday, March 11
9 am – noon, Second Saturday Work Day at Oakland Cemetery , 404-688-2107 10 am, Free guided walking tours of The Fox Theatre, Sweet Auburn/Martin Luther King Jr. Historic District and Druid Hills, 404-688-3350 10:30-11:45 am, Glorious Water – Historic Fountains in Grant Park Walk/Talk by Grant Park Conservancy, 404-521-0938; donations welcome 11 am, Free guided walking tours of The Fox Theatre and Historic Downtown, 404-688-3350 11-12:30 pm, Free exhibition and presentation, View from the Veranda: A Glimpse into the History of Chastain Park at Chastain Arts Center , 404-252-2927 11:15 , 12:15& 1:15 pm, Free guided walking tours of Piedmont Park by Piedmont Park Conservancy, 404-875-7275 1-5 pm, Free Scavenger Hunt at Oakland Cemetery , 404-688-2107

Sunday, March 12
8-10 am, Coffee with the Conservancy at Grant Park Conservancy, 404-521-0938 9-4:30 pm, Free tours of Atlanta Cyclorama with day pass from Grant Park Walking Tour; 404-688-3353, x11. Meet at 10 am at Grant Park Conservancy, corner of Sydney & Broyles Streets 10 am, Free guided walking tour of Grant Park, 404-688-3350 2 pm, Free guided walking tour of Inman Park , 404-688-3350 3-5 pm, Lecture by Lary Hesdorffer on the restoration of New Orleans at Rhodes Hall, $5, 404-885-7800

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