Dr Martin Luther King Jr National Historic Site

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450 Auburn Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30312
(404) 331-5190
Historic Site, History Museum, Landmark

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  • This traditionally black neighborhood of several blocks in Atlanta includes Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birth home, the Ebenezer Baptist Church where he was a pastor, and his grave site.
  • This is King's boyhood home on Auburn Avenue! See more noteable locations and accomplishments by African Americans: http://bet.us/BHM
  • Take a tour of MLK, Jr. birthplace, tomb, and historic Ebenezer Baptist Church. This is a life changing experience, and a must visit place in Atlanta.
  • Near the parking lot is the Jackson St bridge over Freedom Pkwy. The photograph used as the primary iconic view of Atlanta for the 'The Walking Dead' TV show on AMC was taken from that vantage point.
  • Guided walking tours of the Sweet Auburn district are offered Saturdays, March- November. To schedule a tour, please contact the Atlanta Preservation Center. http://atlantapreservationcenter.com
  • Among this sites collection of buildings is the original Ebenezer Baptist Church, which held services for Martin Luther King, Jr.s baptism, ordination and funeral. (From Aerial America)
  • Four blocks that pay tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King. At the King Centers front desk, sign up for a tour of his childhood home and of the Ebenezer Baptist Church, where he preached.
  • Visit Sweet Auburn, home to the Martin Luther King National Historic Site, which houses exhibits on the life of Dr. King and the Civil Rights Movement.
  • Take the GPS Ranger tour of MLK National Historic Site. Located inside the historic firehouse you can rent a hand held GPS which will take you on a Tour at your own walking pace.
  • I love this place. Full of knowledge.
  • The site commemorates the area where Dr. King was born, lived, worshiped and is now buried. Park Rangers are on site to provide information and conduct programs.
  • The footprints of Rosa Parks, Thurgood Marshall and Medgar Evers are among a collection of granite-embedded footprints of 17 civil rights leaders on display at the MLK National Historic Site.
  • Everything is within walking distance on boulevard. Ebeneezer church. Walk thru the 4th ward to see atlanta historic sites
  • Includes Kings childhood home, tomb, a family museum, his father's church and a National Park Visitor Center, where exhibits are geared toward families.
  • Go here and check out the movie they have real inspiring
  • The center is great! You should definitely visit if you haven't yet.
  • Block out an hour or two for an important history lesson: Visit the civil rights leader's childhood home, the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church where he served as pastor, and his gravesite.
  • If you go in the Visitor's Center you get free tickets for the tour of MLK Jr's childhood home. Really learned a lot about him... that was my favorite part of the Center.
  • My heart broke to see the power of that humble carriage for Dr. King's funeral procession...with 200,000 mourners. To live in Georgia and not experience the lessons taught here are social ignorance.
  • Meeting with Atlanta's Top Leaders and youth Advocates