COVID-19 Update Here at the King Center, we value the health and safety of our visitors and staff. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Freedom Hall and The King Center Bookstore will be closed to the public beginning, Tuesday, March 17, 2020. We will remain closed through the end of the month.
The King Center Acts to Preserve 220 Sunset Avenue ATLANTA- The King Center recently sold the building at 220 Sunset Avenue to Westside Future Fund (WFF) to ensure the property is preserved and to provide an affordable housing option in the historically significant neighborhood. The property was once the home of
Comcast is trying to “dismantle” Civil Rights Act of 1866, MLK’s daughter says Comcast's court defense would change law to allow more discrimination, King says. JON BRODKIN - 11/11/2019, 3:10 PM As a case involving Comcast and an African American-owned TV network operator heads to the US Supreme Court, a daughter
Sustaining the Legacy of Dr. King's Homes The descendants of Revered Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. have held down the homestead where he was born for generations. Now, they are entrusting the birthplace of the civil rights icon to the National Park Service thanks to once-anonymous donor Robert F. Smith. "My mother,
For too long, disenfranchised populations have suffered in a punitive prison system.
The community celebrates 50 years since the King Center's founding.
Remembering the purpose and power of Dr. Martin Luther King's life.
My visit with Pope Francis will always remain a memorable day in the history of my life.