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National Civil Rights Museum Celebrates 20 years

 

Connecting People and History

National Civil Rights MuseumMemphis, TN – In September 1991 the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, TN added another page in civil rights history. The historic site where Civil Rights leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in 1968 opened its doors as the National Civil Rights Museum.

Twenty years and over 3 million visitors later, the Museum continues to fulfill its mission of educating and inspiring the masses who visit to see America’s Civil Rights history documented in the 36,000 square feet of exhibit space. To celebrate the Museum’s twenty years of Connecting People and History the Museum is launching several campaigns and special events:

Lorraine Motel - National Civil Rights Museum

Lorraine Motel - National Civil Rights Museum

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