130 West Paces Ferry Road NW
Atlanta, GA 30305
The 374ft. painting, depicting the Battle of Atlanta is one of the few remaining, complete cycloramas. A cyclorama is a specially designed painting, mounted floor to ceiling around a circular room with objects displayed in front of it in a diorama setting. The cycloramas served as a way to engage the public and allow the viewer to feel as though they are in the moment.
Like the other battles fought around Atlanta, the July 22, 1864, battlefield has been lost to development. Georgia Historical Commission markers...
Atlanta Battle App
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The Cycloramic Connection
The Cycloramic Connection is the Civil War Trust's historical article describing the production and significance of cycloramic paintings of Civil War...