Civil Rights Sites – Alabama

Lowndes County

  • Along Highway 80
  • David Hall Farm
  • Frank “Bud” Haralson’s Store
  • Lowndes County Interpretive Center & Tent City
  • Mount Gilliard Baptist Church: Trickem Fork off Highway 80 at Route 17
  • Mt. Zion
  • Rosie Steele Farm
  • SNCC Freedom House
  • Tent City site
  • Viola Liuzzio marker
  • Wright’s Chapel AME Church

Alabama State University

Levi Watkins Library

Upcoming and Recent Programs

The 50th Anniversary of the Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 | 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church

Martin Luther King, Jr. Art Exhibit Opening Reception
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 | 6 - 8 p.m.

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E.D. Nixon Institute Phase II: African Americans and the Transformative Power of the Vote

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Dunn-Oliver Acadome Banquet Room
1595 Robert C. Hatch Drive * Montgomery, AL

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The Journey to Freedom: A Mural in Eight Parts


A Visual Interpretation of African-Americans’ Struggle for Recognition as Human Beings and First-Class Citizens

Commissioned by The National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture at Alabama State University

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