We ended up visiting the site during the MLK holiday weekend. For this reason, I suspect there were more visitors there than usual - but it wasn't overcrowded (I'm used to crowds in San Francisco).
I was surprised to see the double crypt of Dr. King and his wife in the center of the reflecting pool as I had no idea it would be there. Across from the reflecting pool is the eternal flame monument. A recording of the "I Have A Dream" speech plays on speakers in the plaza. Taking the time to really listen to the speech in this setting is quite a moving experience.
Across Auburn Street is more of a museum, gardens & mural. I wish I had had more time to explore them.
On the corner is Ebenezer Baptist Church where Dr. King served for a time. It was pretty cool to see their sign was vintage neon.
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