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.
50th Anniversary of the March on Washington
The King Center and the 50th Anniversary Coalition are calling on people and organizations across the globe to help culminate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I have a Dream" speech with "Let Freedom Ring" bell-ringing events at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time on August 28th, a half century to the minute after Dr. King delivered his historic address.
For more information about the "Let Freedom Ring" bell-ringing, please visit the official website http://officialmlkdream50.com
Did You Know?
On the final day of the Selma to Montgomery march, 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.