We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Center for Civil and Human Rights: Tours & Tickets

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
All photos (811)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch counter”(297 reviews)
“freedom riders”(48 reviews)
“jim crow”(28 reviews)
About
The Center for Civil and Human Rights in downtown Atlanta is an engaging cultural attraction that connects The American Civil Rights Movement to today's Global Human Rights Movements. The Center features four immersive and thought-provoking exhibit...more
Certificate of Excellence
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
As featured in Atlanta on a rainy day
Contact
100 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30308-3003
Website
+1 678-999-8990
Call
Improve This Listing
Center for Civil and Human Rights Tours and Tickets
from US$ 21.77
More Info
Atlanta CityPASS
109 Reviews
from US$ 82.68
More Info
from US$ 250.00
More Info
from US$ 49.00
More Info
See all tours & tickets
Reviews (2,034)
Filter reviews
1,862 results
Traveller rating
1,523
280
40
12
7
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveller rating
1,523
280
40
12
7
Show reviews that mention
All reviews lunch counter freedom riders jim crow sit ins martin luther king emotional experience eye opening african americans interactive exhibits american history great museum history lesson coca cola museum two hours take your time centennial park georgia aquarium
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 1,862 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

This museum did a very good job at documenting history. There were some very moving exhibits. It is not very large but worth the trip

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Susan K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We truly all need to experience this. Once we all truly fully immerse ourselves into this museum and this history, we all may get an inkling of the everyday battles that our parents and grandparents had to fight and that many of us have to...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank scampion56
Reviewed 3 days ago

It was not what I expected. I thought it would be just about the Civil Rights Movement. It is so much more. The lunch counter simulation was emotional. I think it should be required by all. I learned so much.

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank Miya P
Reviewed 3 days ago

The admission price was very high in our opinion. Even waited a long time for someone to even show up at the ticket booth. This museum had some great exhibits, especially the diner experience but the Atlanta History Museum in our opinion was better in...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 924lesaw
Reviewed 4 days ago

Sometimes we tend to forget tat not everything in our country is peaches and cream. The Civil Rights Center certainly brings back the extremely depressing era that people of color in our country had to live thru in order to get their share of what...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Ray M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was interesting and emotional at times to see the history and how things were especially in the 60's and before. Loved looking at Martin Luther King's personal documents. Everyone needs to visit.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Bam3111
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I visited Atlanta for business and was fortunate enough to have an extra day at the end of my trip to explore the city. I am so glad I made a point of visiting the Center for Civil and Human Rights. It's a thought-provoking and...More

1  Thank Gareth W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum should be a required visit for each American. the 2 floors on US Civil Rights was amazingly powerful. And the 3rd floor which focused on Global Human Rights was an important reminder that much work still needs to be done.

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank Suzanne5377
Reviewed 2 weeks 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

1  Thank simongY2858ZN
Reviewed 2 weeks 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
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 184 nearby hotels
SpringHill Suites Atlanta Downtown
195 reviews
.20 km away
Hyatt Place Atlanta / Centennial Park
20 reviews
.34 km away
W Atlanta - Downtown
1,274 reviews
.36 km away
HYATT house Atlanta/Downtown
1,001 reviews
.38 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4,487 nearby restaurants
Atlanta Breakfast Club
593 reviews
.23 km away
Twin Smokers BBQ
564 reviews
.41 km away
Mellow Mushroom
259 reviews
.41 km away
Der Biergarten
625 reviews
.42 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 759 nearby attractions
Georgia Aquarium
22,270 reviews
.21 km away
World of Coca-Cola
13,708 reviews
.15 km away
College Football Hall of Fame
1,471 reviews
.52 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
callevascm
16 January 2019|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from BBB341962 | Reviewed this property |
It is not part of the government shut down so yes, it's open.
1
Vote
callevascm
16 January 2019|
Answer
Response from tenisheat2016 | Reviewed this property |
The first floor of The Center will be closed (including the Voice to the Voiceless gallery) Monday, January 14 through Thursday, January 17, 2019, for preparations of the new exhibition, Fragments. EXTENDED HOURS: The... More
0
Votes
Cronicktravel
19 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Wyldecamp | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Fairfield Inn and Suites downtown Atlanta which was very close and they were great. Secured building with great free breakfast and nice rooms. They have a free shuttle that will take you anywhere within a 2... More
1
Vote