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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

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4.5 stars on TripAdvisor Based on 3229 traveler reviews

Well worth a visit.

My wife and I culminated our 24 day road trip of the Deep South USA with an afternoon visit to this site ahead of our evening flight from Atlanta to our home in England. It was a lovely sunny... Read Full Review

I loved this place!

This is a must see if you are in Atlanta! Words really can't explain it, it's a feeling kind of thing. Don't miss it! Read Full Review


Make sure to visit the MLK historical site. Visit the church where MLK preached, have a seat, close your eyes and listen to his words. Stop at his memorial site. Very informational and moving. Read Full Review

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Yelp Reviews

4.5 stars on Yelp Based on 219 traveler reviews

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

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

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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