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“Emotional Experience”

Dexter Parsonage Museum - Dr. Martin Luther King home
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$25.00*
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Mystery Tour in Montgomery AL
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$70.00*
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Full Day Black History Day Trip to Alabama Sites
Ranked #1 of 73 things to do in Montgomery
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Owner description: Martin Luther King's residence from September 1954 to February 1960.
Reviewed November 6, 2012

The film highlighting Dr. Kings life and his work is informative and inspiring. I have read about Dr. King but seeing the film affirms everything and being able to see his home and grave made me emotional. I choked up during the film.

Thank NMura
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Reviewed October 16, 2012 via mobile

To be allowed wander the rooms of the home used by Dr Martin Luther King is a moving and enjoyable experience. What makes the visit special though is the staff! They are so welcoming, knowledgeable and enthusiastic, keen to tell you the story of the house and the people involved.

2  Thank ballinora4
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Reviewed October 8, 2012

Sherry Cherry is an amazing tour guide. We learned and experienced so much in one hour. Ms. Cherry teaches with passion. It was a fantastic experience.

2  Thank Mark S
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Reviewed September 27, 2012

This tour is more about the story than the place. The house is used as the vehicle to talk about King's background, how he handled the situation in the face of bigotry and intimidation, and how far we have come as a nation since the 60's. the docents are knowledgable and passionate about the civil rights movement.

1  Thank Ladira
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Reviewed September 27, 2012

Went to the parsonage and our tour guide was a retired teacher that went to the same church as MLK when he was a pastor and that lived through that period of history. Her perspective was amazing without being accusatory.

2  Thank Woodsnottraveled
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