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Dexter Parsonage Museum - Dr. Martin Luther King home

315 S Jackson St, Montgomery, AL 36104-4407
+1 334-261-3270
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315 S Jackson St, Montgomery, AL 36104-4407
+1 334-261-3270
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Reviewed April 19, 2017

For tourists like me, this is a must to gain an insight to what is not easily understood. So much to learn on people, history and how and why.

Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed April 18, 2017

Just amazing to see the parsonage with so many furnishings from the time of the King family. Our guide brought the time of the Civil Rights movement vividly to life.

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed April 17, 2017

Dr. Shirley Cherry was outstanding. She touched on the people, history,and most of all the emotions with in the community of the movement.

Thank Gary R
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

We stopped in Montgomery on our way home from the beach. So glad we stopped. We really enjoyed this tour! I wish I could remember the name of the lady who gave our tour, but she was amazing. She actually knew the King family, and...More

Thank shabby c
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

My husband and our three kids (14, 11, 8) planned a day in Montgomery on our way back from Spring Break in FL. After reading the Trip Advisor reviews- there was no doubt that the Dexter Parsonage Museum would be on our list of places...More

Thank LevyMN
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

A place not to miss it was insightful and interesting. Our guide very was knowledgeable and friendly

Thank jswain84
Reviewed April 11, 2017

This tour is a walk through history with Dr. Cherry who knew Dr. King. Most moving part of tour was recorded speech played in his former kitchen that referenced his midnight enlightenment at the height of Montgomery Bus boycott.

Thank Albert M
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

For our 8th Grade trip, we took our kids on a Civil Rights Tour of the South. One of our last stops was the Parsonage and we were blessed to have Dr. Shirley Cherry as our guide. She was insightful, hilarious, knowledgeable, great with the...More

Thank Toni R
Reviewed April 7, 2017

A lovely volunteer provided us many stories with local flavor to enhance the tour of Dr. King's home when he was a pastor in Montgomery. This home of modest means was the site of both terror and tremendous historic significance. A must see. No photos...More

Thank Christine H
Reviewed April 6, 2017

Dr. Shirley Cherry gave us an outstanding tour of this museum. Her knowledge, insight and wisdom were truly inspiring. We learned so much about Dr. King, his family and the horrors that they endured.

Thank bobca1947
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Hi! How did you arrange the private tour? It sounds wonderful! Thank you!!
March 29, 2017|
Response from rk2005 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if there's a specific way to arrange a private tour, maybe call or email via their website? The place is usually not crowded, and we just happened to be the only ones there at the time. Going on a weekday will... More
Julissa D
How long is tour?
March 20, 2017|
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Response from LynneCohen | Reviewed this property |
It was just my husband and me. The tour was great and lasted about an hour.
Lisa P
Hello, is this museum stll in operation?
February 23, 2016|
Response from Jamia J |
Yes ma'am! We are open Tues-Fri , 10am-4pm and on Sat ,10am-2pm. The tours are by the hour .