• We Won't Be Stopped!

    Selma To Montgomery

    National Historic Trail Alabama

There are park alerts in effect.
show Alerts »
  • Selma to Montgomery National Historic Trail

    Due to the sequestration plan, Lowndes Interpretive Center, will be closed on Sunday's effective March 10, 2013, until further notice. For more information, please call (334) 877-1983 or visit www.nps.gov/semo

  • Lowndes Interpretive Center and Selma Interpretive Center Closures

    Beginning Monday, May 5, 2014, the Lowndes Interpretive Center and Selma Interpretive Center will be open Tuesday - Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Both Interpretive Centers will be closed Sunday's and Monday's, until further notice.

Plan A Field Trip



The Lowndes Interpretive Center and Selma Interpretive Center are designed to be self-guided and our award winning film "Never Lose Sight of Freedom" can be seen 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM.


There is no fee for our ranger-led programs; however, reservations are required. Walk-ins will be accepted, but we can't guarantee a ranger-led program without a prior reservation.

Call the Lowndes Interpretive Center at (334) 877-1983 or Selma Interpretive Center at (334) 872-0509 and make your reservation today!

Did You Know?

March on Washington

On August 28, 1963 about 200,000 people joined the March on Washington. Congregating at the Lincoln Memorial, participants listened as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his famous "I Have a Dream" speech.