Renewal: A Look at the Renovated National Civil Rights Museum

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  • Newly Renovated
  • New 'Iconic' Exhibits and Oral Histories Featured
  • 200,000 Visitors a Year
  • Wreath Marks Where MLK Was Shot
  • New Films and Exhibits Tell History of Civil Rights Era
  • 'King's Call to Conscience'
  • New Additions to Rosa Parks Bus Exhibit
  • Freedom Riders' Journey Mapped Out

Newly Renovated

April 4, 2014, marks the 46th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, TN. The site, which was converted into the National Civil Rights Museum in 1991, re-opens April 5. Get an inside look at the upgraded locale. Natelege Whaley (@nateiege)

(Photo: AP Photo/Mike Stewart)

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