New American Shakespeare Tavern

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The Shakespeare Tavern is said to be visited by spirits. Witnesses have reported disembodied voices, shadow figures and strange lights. Apparitions seen here include a young boy in an 1800s blue velvet suit, an old man in period clothing, and a woman who moves items around in the women’s dressing room and sometimes causes the set scenery to collapse.

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499 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
United States

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33.768178, -84.38491699999997
Fulton County, Georgia
Nearest Towns:
Atlanta, GA (1.3 mi.)
Druid Hills, GA (2.9 mi.)
North Decatur, GA (4.8 mi.)
Decatur, GA (5.1 mi.)
North Druid Hills, GA (5.3 mi.)
Gresham Park, GA (6.0 mi.)
Avondale Estates, GA (6.8 mi.)
Belvedere Park, GA (6.8 mi.)
East Point, GA (6.9 mi.)
Candler-McAfee, GA (7.1 mi.)

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