• Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and  the Civil Rights Movement

    Martin Luther King Jr

    National Historic Site Georgia

Traveling Trunks

The Traveling Trunk Exhibit provides students with hands-on information about the life of Dr. King and the "Sweet Auburn" Community. This portable exhibit contains photos with captions of historic buildings, background information on the area, videos, speeches made by Dr. King, reading materials and workbooks with classroom exercises.

This exhibit is available for a two week loan. The school is responsible for the cost of returning the exhibit. For more information contact our education coordinator at:

National Park Service
Martin Luther King, Jr., NHS
Traveling Trunk Exhibit
450 Auburn Ave., NE
Atlanta, GA 30312-1525
phone: 404-331-6922 ext. 3606
E-mail: Travel Trunk Coordinator

Did You Know?

Freedom Marchers

The Freedom Road exhibit is the National Historic Site's memorial to everyday people known as the "foot soldiers" of the Civil Rights Movement. Their willingness to stand before water hoses, risk police batons, and march was the force that led to the Movement's success.