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
Selma Interpretive Center Closures
The Selma Interpretive Center will closed beginning Wednesday, March 26, 2014 and will reopen on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 in preparation for the new permanent exhibit. Please call the Lowndes Interpretive Center, (334) 877-1983 prior to your visit.
How to Donate to the Trail!!!
Thank you for your interest in supporting Selma to Montgomery National Historic Trail. Your donation will enhance the programs and activities designed to protect the trail's resources and provide visitor services for Selma to Montgomery National Historic Trail. Philanthropic contributions continue to make a significant difference and we welcome and are grateful for your support. There are several ways to support the Selma to Montgomery National Historic Trail.
The trail is able to accept direct donations of either a monetary or material nature. Acceptable material donations are normally items that relate to the trail's history, support the trail's primary interpretive themes and mission goals, and assist the trail in telling its compelling stories. If you would like to donate directly to the trail, you may make checks payable to National Park Service or contact the Superintendent by phone at 334/727-6390. Donations may also be sent to:
Some individuals would like to loan items (photos, historic documents, artifacts, etc.) to the trail for a specific period of time. These are usually items that support the trail's primary interpretive themes and mission goals. These items also assist the trail in telling its compelling stories. If you are interested in loaning trail-specific objects, please contact the Superintendent by phone at 334/727-6390.
The National Park Foundation is the congressionally-chartered national philanthropic partner of the National Park System. The National Park Foundation stewards a tradition of private support for the parks begun by the American people more than an century ago. Your support for the National Park Foundation ensures that the evolving history and rich heritage of our Nation remains vital and relevant. For more information contact them at:
National Park Foundation
Did You Know?
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.