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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. 


Contact Info

(404) 331-6922

TripAdvisor Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
4.5 stars on TripAdvisor Based on 3253 traveler reviews

Great Visit

The tours for Martin Luther King Jr Birthplace seem to fill up quick. When we got there then we had to wait about an hour for the next tour, so plan some cushion into your visit to make sure you are... Read Full Review

Inspiring and authentic

This is a free national park. The displays and videos are captivating and well done. We were not able to tour the house as all the tours were sold out by the time we arrived after lunch. However... Read Full Review

Very inspiring and a challenge

My wife and I spent a full day here recently and found the variety of exhibits and the helpfulness of the staff very gratifying . The variety of exhibits and the space given to appreciate them was... Read Full Review

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Yelp Reviews

4.5 stars on Yelp Based on 219 traveler reviews

This portion of the center was open during the federal government shut down and I believe it was because they are supported through donations. The exhibits... Read Full Review

It would seem that some of the MLK attractions are owned by the federal government (which was shut down when I visited), but this part, which includes his... Read Full Review

This is a very nice memorial center built in honor of MLK. There is a brand new playground set out for your little ones to play. The entrance was free.... Read Full Review

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