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

    Martin Luther King Jr

    National Historic Site Georgia

Virtual Tour

Dr. King's childhood neighborhood.

Dr. King's childhood neighborhood.

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Click here to view a virtual tour of Dr. King's Birth Home.

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.