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Center for Civil and Human Rights

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Atlanta Center for Civil and Human Rights General Admission
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Atlanta Center for Civil and Human Rights General Admission
From $21.77*
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The Center for Civil and Human Rights in downtown Atlanta is an engaging cultural attraction that connects The American Civil Rights Movement to today's Global Human Rights Movements. The Center features four immersive and thought-provoking exhibit...more
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100 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30308-3003
+1 678-999-8990
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited the Centre and found it to be a superbe collection of history and memorabilia connected to the Civil Rights Movement in the US. The exhibits palpably bring to life the trials and tribulations faced by the affected community spearheaded by Dr. Martin Luther King....More

Thank DeeBee1011
Reviewed 3 days ago

When I say this is a must-see, it is because I think our country would be changed if everyone had to go through a right-of-passage at this museum first. It is very well organized, accessible, and honest. I learned so much, but also the door...More

2  Thank purpleviolinist
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a must see for anyone visiting Atlanta. The lunch counter experience was very emotional for me and I actually cried .

1  Thank 974janetr
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a relatively small museum but definitely worth vising. For those who didn't live through the civil rights movement, on the first floor it shows haw far we've come, and on the second floor it shows how much we still need to go.

1  Thank JordanL71
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really good centre, deserving of several hours to see everything. Although the main focus is on Civil Rights, it also portrays other key human rights issues. Easy to access all the areas. So much to consider, think about and to feel. It would be hard...More

1  Thank birminghamcorbiere
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum makes the viewer think about how far our country has come. Start at the beginning of the museum with old TV sets showing clips of governors, senators and other government officials spouting hate. Then an amazing, interactive demonstration on what it was like...More

Thank panpanda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is extremely well designed. The exhibits were both engaging and heartrending. I learned so much about the civil rights movement and I appreciate the opportunity to become more educated about this era of history. I was deeply moved by the stories tod in...More

1  Thank la_nobilis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As is usually the case with sites in one's hometown, we finally did get to the Center when visitors came to Atlanta from out-of-town. Having lived through so much of the history of the Civil Rights Movement, it was incredible to see that history spectacularly...More

1  Thank HGLAW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A site featuring those who achieved great success in fighting for civil and human rights. The museum is very interactive and the opening art display is beautiful. Shoutout to the designers of the layout as it was very well done. My favourite exhibit was the...More

2  Thank kurtisjsamchee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to the center with a group. The photos and broadcasts brought back memories of an important time in our country's history. Young people should see and hear what is available at the center.

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January 19, 2018|
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Response from endre1mr | Reviewed this property |
If you cannot find a hotel that is pet-friendly, I would recommend looking into an AirBnB. There are plenty of options available in the Atlanta area. We stayed at one during our trip and it was wonderful!
January 15, 2018|
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Response from valeriemabel | Reviewed this property |
Two hours.
January 15, 2018|
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Response from Nadira H | Reviewed this property |
I was there for 2 1/2 hours. I could have spent a bit more time however I was on a schedule. To be safe I would say 3 hours would be good.