A Great Leader is Born

A young boy grows up in a time of segregation…A dreamer is moved by destiny into leadership of the modern civil rights movement…This was Martin Luther King, Jr.  Come hear his story, visit the home of his birth, and where he played as a child.  Walk in his footsteps, and hear his voice in the church where he moved hearts and minds.  Marvel at how he was an instrument for social change.

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Vistior Center and the

The Visitor Center

This is the place to stop for a brief orientation to the historic site.

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Birth Home of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Birth Home – A Child is Born

On January 15, 1929, a son was born to the Reverend and Mrs. Martin Luther King, Sr. in an upstairs bedroom on Auburn Avenue in Atlanta, Georgia.

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I Have A Dream

I Have A Dream" World Peace Rose Garden

The Atlanta garden is one of five major World Peace Rose Gardens established around the world by International World Peace Rose Gardens.

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The exterior of Historic Ebenezer Baptist Church

Ebenezer Baptist Church

Listen to the sermons of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. that stirred the conscience of a nation in the restored 1960s sanctuary.

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The tomb of Dr. and Mrs. King

Free at Last

Meditate on Dr. and Mrs. King’s lives as you visit their tomb, which rests on a brick island in the Reflecting Pool.

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BEHOLD Monument

BEHOLD Monument

The BEHOLD Monument commemorates the historic principles that guided the life and works of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Profile of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., AKG Images, London

D.R.E.A.M. Gallery

The exhibition presently being featured in the D.R.E.A.M. Gallery is "1964 Martin Luther King, Jr. "A Global Citizen".

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