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Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta

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This sanctuary became a spiritual haven for civil rights activists when Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. served as senior pastor in the 1960s. On the self-guided audio tour, King's inspirational sermons will take visitors back in time, while the new...more
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407 Auburn Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30312-1503
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The interior of the church was a visit in living color!! I remember the black and white footage shown to T.V. of the past, but to see it in person added another dimension to what I remember from the past. Imagining the pulpit/dais with MLK...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Its always exciting to visit areas where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. made his life long impact. He grew up in this chircj and preached here. It is wel kept and is still functional and well kept. My family enjoyed all of the sights during...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A moving experience with so much that can be learned. In this time of political unrest, it was inspiring to see/learn how powerful the voices of "We The People" can be. I highly recommend going downstairs to hear the reenactment of Kings greatest speech. The...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very moving experience. It is open to the public during the day. There are speeches/sermons from MLK playing on a continuous loop. Beautiful church. Free admission; there is a donation box.

Thank Amy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for a short visit to this church and it brought back vivid memories of the day that we lost one of our greatest Americans. Mr.MLK. May he rest in peace and never be forgotten.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cool to hear the sermons, feels like you are really there during the time of the civil rights movement.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful church and gardens. We enjoyed looking at the inside of this church. It was interesting when we compared it to the little Ebenezer Church and got to see how big this congregation has grown.

Thank Lori B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had heard for years about this church and it truly touched my heart to visit here. It is well maintained and highly respectful of Martin Luther King and his family. This is an important place to visit in Atlanta.

Thank Suzmyers1949
Reviewed September 14, 2018

It gave me goosebumps to be in the church where both Martin Luther King Jr and his father ministered. I felt privileged to be there. This is something for all ages. It is important to remember the legacy of MLK, Jr.

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Reviewed August 30, 2018

The smell, the crick in the floors it just seems so real. Love the history where you get to walk it, feel, it touch it.

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Rndfrompa
May 26, 2018|
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Response from corollaclub98 | Reviewed this property |
I can't see why not , There is nothing written in the Bible that you have to dress up for Church . Just dress comfortable
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Elizabeth W
January 25, 2017|
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Response from Donna M | Reviewed this property |
It is free; it is run by the National Park Service.
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June 18, 2015|
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Response from BJworldtraveller | Reviewed this property |
Not a Hotel. Well worth a visit but it is a church
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