Decatur Architecture Walking Tour- 2023

Multiple Dates

Downtown Decatur Architecture Walking Tour 

We have a new Downtown Decatur Architectural walking tour for 2023!

In this year’s brand new walking tour, come learn about the Architects and Architecture of Downtown Decatur. This tour will focus on commercial buildings spanning 1920 to 1970. Attendees will see a wide variety of building styles from classical to modern. You will walk away with a new appreciation for the historic buildings found in Downtown Decatur. Buildings covered include Masonic Hall, New Courthouse, and Blair Rutland Building. Guests will have an opportunity to take a peek inside the Blair Rutland Building thanks to Gene Kansas Commercial Real Estate.

Architecture Styles Covered: Beaux-Art, New Formalism, Stripped Classical, Streamlined Moderne, International 

Tour lasts 75 minutes, distance 1 mile.

Meeting Location: DeKalb History Center Lobby, Historic DeKalb Courthouse 101 E. Court Square Decatur, GA 30030

The details
  • The tour is outdoors with a total walking distance of about one mile, and lasts about an hour and a half.
  • Meet in the Historic DeKalb Courthouse lobby for the start of the tour. Tours will happen (mild) rain or shine! Although in heavy or severe weather tour may be rescheduled or postponed- you will be notified if that is the case.
  • Tickets are required; no walkups allowed.

Upcoming Dates:

September 12, 5:30 PM

September 13, 6:00 PM

October 10, 5:30 PM

November 2, 4:00 PM


Contact Marissa at  or 404-373-1088 ext 1003 for questions.