Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site commemorates the U.S. Supreme Court decision that ended racial segregation in public schools. On May 17, 1954, the court announced its unanimous opinion in the case of Oliver L. Brown et al. v. the Board of Education of Topeka et al.: "We conclude in the field of public education the doctrine of 'separate but equal' has no place. Separate educational facilities are inherently unequal."
Auditorium - Race and the American Creed
The Road to Brown v. Board of Education
The Legacy of Brown v. Board of Education
Bookstore - Western National Parks Association
Last updated: July 9, 2020