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  • The Howard Theatre
  • African Burial Ground National Monument
  • Brown vs. Board of Education National Historic Site
  • Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site
  • Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site
  • National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom
  • Nicodemus National Historic Site
  • Selma-to-Montgomery National Historic Trail
  • Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site
  • Paul Laurence Dunbar House
  • Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site
  • Woolworth’s Lunch Counter
  • 16th Street Baptist Church
  • Harriet Tubman’s Home
  • Uncle Tom’s Cabin, Ontario, Canada
  • National Civil Rights Museum at the Lorraine Motel
  • Frederick Douglass National Historic Site

Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site

1515 SE Monroe Street in Topeka, Kansas
The former Monroe Elementary School is now an interactive museum where visitors can get an intimate look at the history behind the U.S. Supreme Court's historic Brown v. Board of Education case in 1954, where the high court ruled "separate but equal" facilities for Black and white students violated the 14th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.

(Photo: National Park Service)

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