• We Won't Be Stopped!

    Selma To Montgomery

    National Historic Trail Alabama

Laws & Policies

As of February 22, 2010, a new federal law allows people who can legally possess firearms under applicable federal, state, and local laws, to legally possess firearms in this park.

It is the responsibility of visitors to understand and comply with all applicable state, local, and federal firearms laws before entering this park. As a starting point about Alabama firearm laws, please visit the following website and note Section 13A-11-75 and Regulation 2009-SP-1 (Rule No. 220-5-.08).

www.ago.alabama.gov/issue/Alabama_Weapon_Law.pdf

Federal law also prohibits firearms in certain facilities in this park; those places are marked with signs at all public entrances.

 

Did You Know?

Alabama State Capital

On the final day of the Selma to Montgomery march on March 25, 1965, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. addressed a crowd of 25,000 from a stage near the steps of the State Capitol Building.