Inside Atlanta's New Civil Rights Museum

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  • The National Center for Civil and Human Rights
  • Related Struggles
  • Interactive Exhibits and Stories
  • Connect the Dots
  • Staged Sit-Ins
  • The Movement's Legacy
  • "I Wish I Was There"
  • Identifying With Struggle
  • Human Rights Gallery
  • A Tough Conversation
  • Open Daily

The National Center for Civil and Human Rights 

The National Center for Civil and Human Rights opened earlier this week in downtown Atlanta, the city where Martin Luther King Jr. was based. In both permanent and rotating exhibits, the museum spotlights historic and modern struggles for equality, including civil rights, women’s rights, LGBT issues and child labor. Keep reading to learn more about this new institution. —Patrice Peck with reporting from AP.

(Photo: AP Photo/David Goldman)

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