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Historic Mason Temple - A Must See

I have been to the Mason Temple before but this visit was to commemorate Rev., Dr. Martin Luther... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2018

Moving experience to stand at the entrance where MLK gave his famous 'Mountaintop" speech. The... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
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938 Mason St, Memphis, TN 38126-5219
+1 901-578-3800
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Reviewed April 10, 2018

I have been to the Mason Temple before but this visit was to commemorate Rev., Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr's last speech fifty years later as we were in attendance April 3, 2018. If you are in Memphis, especially if you are near the National...More

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Reviewed March 11, 2018

Moving experience to stand at the entrance where MLK gave his famous 'Mountaintop" speech. The gates were closed, but we parked and walked up to soak it in.

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Reviewed August 10, 2016

I was amazed at the size of the church. This was a Mega Church before the term was even used. I really enjoyed our tour guide who gave a speech using Dr. King's last speech.

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Reviewed August 3, 2016

This was the location that MLK gave his famous mountain top speech the night before he died. Very touching to be in there.

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Reviewed March 6, 2013

This historic building is known as the heart and foundation of the Pentecostal Holiness Christian denomination the Church Of God In Christ. Usually written as COGIC and pronounced "co'gic". Reported to be the number one largest Pentecostal church and the fifth largest Christian denomination in...More

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Reviewed March 20, 2012

We visited this site after the National Civil Rights Museum. It is in a very run-down part of town, but don't be put off by that or the fact that most of the doors are locked. We had just about given up on getting in...More

11  Thank djnToronto
Reviewed April 1, 2011

Rich with the history of the Church of God in Christ as well as the place the Late Great Dr. Martin Luther King gave his last speach "I've been to the Mountaintop" on April 3, 1968 the day before he was assasinated. The church also...More

5  Thank cogicmarty
Reviewed May 27, 2003

Mason Temple is one of the most anointed and beautiful places in the Christian World, especially those of the Grand Ole' Church of God in Christ. The Anointing of God is so thick you can cut it with a knife. I stronly encourage everyone to...More

8  Thank Odyssey6063
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