• We Won't Be Stopped!

    Selma To Montgomery

    National Historic Trail Alabama

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  • Interpretive Centers Closure on Wednesday, October 15, 2014

    The Lowndes Interpretive Center will close at 11:00 a.m. and the Selma Interpretive Center will be closed on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 due to an All Employee Training.

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Read about the places that marked significant events during the Civil Rights Movement.

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In 1965 several African-American tenant farmer families in Lowndes County, AL were evicted from their homes by White land owners because of attempting to register and vote. A Tent City was established at the location of the Lowndes Interpretive Center as a temporary home for the evicted families.