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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 2906 traveler reviews

Historical Lessons

A great memorial site for Martin Luther King - the historical centre has a great display outlining the history of Martin Luther King's involvement in the struggles in the 60's and also provides a... Read Full Review

Afternoon Visit

We had time to kill and walked to this historic site. I was very impressed how history has been displayed. This needs to be seen by every school child to understand our history. Read Full Review

Great Experience

I didn't know what to expect but this is a fully - developed, large museum and multi-building attraction. So very glad that in a 24 hour trip to Atlanta to tour Emory University that we chose to... Read Full Review

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Yelp Reviews

4.5 stars on Yelp Based on 197 traveler reviews

Cheers to the man uncle, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.! Thank you for all you did. Here in Seattle, I heard a story of a 9 year old girl named Sarah up... Read Full Review

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