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Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site

450 Auburn Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30312 View Map

The Martin Luther King, Jr., National History Site includes Ebenezer Baptist Church and the King Center in downtown Atlanta. Within these facilities visitors can learn about Dr. King's life and his influence on others. The focal points of the beautifully landscaped plaza area are the International World Peace Rose Garden, which includes inspirational messages of peace.

Hours: WINTER (mid-August through mid-June) 9am - 5pm daily / Tour starts at 10am-5pm. SUMMER (mid-June through mid-August) 9am-6pm daily / Tour starts at 9:30am-5:30pm. CLOSED - New Years Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

: No admission fee but donations accepted. Advance reservations suggested. FREE parking.

TripAdvisor Reviews

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4.5 stars on TripAdvisor Based on 2809 traveler reviews

Mom and I visited

On mom’s first trip to Atlanta, this was a required stop! Mom mom brought be up during the 60’s and I was brought up color blind. We are all equal, and all should be treated equal. Very... Read Full Review

Very Interesting!

We happened to be in Atlanta on MLK weekend so we decided to go visit the MLK Historic Area. The museum was VERY interesting. We learned so much. Then we wandered the area and saw the house where... Read Full Review

Incredibly Informative

There is so much to do in this area. It is worth the walk around to go see and experience everything. The National Historic Site is a very informative and excellent place to check out. The First... Read Full Review

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4.5 stars on Yelp Based on 187 traveler reviews

What an AMAZING experience! Very humbling to visit the church, the home, and the grave site of The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther king Jr. The civil rights... Read Full Review

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