Park Closure for Thanksgiving Holiday
The park will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday. On Friday November 29, 2013, the park will re-open at its regularly scheduled time, 9:00am -5:00pm. We wish you a safe and enjoyable Holiday and we are looking forward to your visit.
NPS Photo/Linda Byers
Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site accepts donations. Through the generosity of public support we can further enhance park programs which include the changing exhibition program for the D.R.E.A.M Gallery, our community outreach programs, ranger guided programs, educational programs, and the maintenance of historically significant structures we operate and manage.
Donations may be made by check or money order, payable to "National Park Service" and mailed to:
National Park Service
Visitors can also contribute directly to the park by using the donation boxes located inside of the Visitor Center and Fire Station No. 6.
Did You Know?
From the 1880s to the 1960s, a majority of American states enforced segregation through "Jim Crow" laws (so called after a black character in minstrel shows). From Delaware to California, and from North Dakota to Texas.