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Atlanta Center for Civil and Human Rights General Admission

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    Visit: Center for Civil and Human Rights, 100 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30308-3003

    The Center for Civil and Human Rights pays homage to the Civil Rights Movement. Visitors are taken on a journey of interactive displays that bring to life segregation, the plight of the freedom riders, the lunch counter protests, the march on Washington, through the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. From there, guests are elevated to learn about how the Civil Rights struggles laid a foundation for the fight for Human Rights. Exhibits walk people through the aggressors and peacemakers in history and how each and every person can work to ensure that Human Rights are granted throughout the world. The Center for Civil and Human Rights is a unique and unparalleled experience that should be experienced by every visitor and resident of Atlanta.

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    Departure Point
    Center for Civil and Human Rights
    Departure Time
    4/6/2016 - 1/31/2031Monday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Tuesday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Wednesday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Thursday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Friday:10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
    Saturday:10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
    Sunday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Duration
    1h
    Return Details
    Downtown Atlanta, Centennial Park area, between the World of Coca-Cola and the Georgia Aquarium
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    • Entry/Admission - Center for Civil and Human Rights
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    • Transportation to/from attractions
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Self-guided walk-through. Does not include a tour
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Last admission one hour before close daily
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I found this an outstanding museum. It was very brave and direct in addressing the horrors of the segregation era. Right from the start, it exposes you to what people of colour faced and had to deal with in that era. It was sobering, moving...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This is a must see for everyone. Well set out. It gives you the story of the civil rights movement in segregated America. It is extremely moving and frightening that this was all happening in our life time in a ‘civilised’ county. A reminder to...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    1  Thank debbiesY7933VI
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I am 73, so was in my 20's during the 1960's. Although I marched then and followed events closely, I was overwhelmed with emotion at seeing all of the violent and deadly incidents together - they were more than I remembered. The international human rights...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    2  Thank Penelope C
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    While I love museums I know they can be dry to some. This museum does a terrific job of bringing the civil rights era and struggle to life with music, photos and film. Do not miss sitting at the lunch counter; it was an incredible...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    1  Thank css1222
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    A couple of weeks ago my wife and I spent most of a day touring this history museum in downtown Atlanta. It is not as convenient to the MARTA as we would have liked. We felt this museum is aimed at young people, which is...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
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