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Center for Civil and Human Rights: Tours & Tickets

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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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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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100 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30308-3003
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum should be a required visit for each American. the 2 floors on US Civil Rights was amazingly powerful. And the 3rd floor which focused on Global Human Rights was an important reminder that much work still needs to be done.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I found this an outstanding museum. It was very brave and direct in addressing the horrors of the segregation era. Right from the start, it exposes you to what people of colour faced and had to deal with in that era. It was sobering, moving...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must see for everyone. Well set out. It gives you the story of the civil rights movement in segregated America. It is extremely moving and frightening that this was all happening in our life time in a ‘civilised’ county. A reminder to...More

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank debbiesY7933VI
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is probably one of the best museum type experiences I've ever had. So interesting and so well done.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank dianeku
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am 73, so was in my 20's during the 1960's. Although I marched then and followed events closely, I was overwhelmed with emotion at seeing all of the violent and deadly incidents together - they were more than I remembered. The international human rights...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Atlanta is home to a lot of meaningful civil rights stops that are must sees during your visit. This was the first place I visited after arriving from the airport to make sure I could fit it in. Really good account of the civil rights...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank jbutters
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff was friendly and helpful. The exhibits were full of information and highly interactive. It was a great experience.

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank CEWerther
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A educational self guided, well appointed and organized tour about the Civil Rights. Allow at least two hours.

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank doyoulikeit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an amazing and emotional experience. Sit at the lunch counter, it will touch your soul. There is American and global civil and human rights information.

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Jackieju
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While I love museums I know they can be dry to some. This museum does a terrific job of bringing the civil rights era and struggle to life with music, photos and film. Do not miss sitting at the lunch counter; it was an incredible...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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16 January 2019|
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Response from BBB341962 | Reviewed this property |
It is not part of the government shut down so yes, it's open.
16 January 2019|
Response from tenisheat2016 | Reviewed this property |
The first floor of The Center will be closed (including the Voice to the Voiceless gallery) Monday, January 14 through Thursday, January 17, 2019, for preparations of the new exhibition, Fragments. EXTENDED HOURS: The... More
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Response from Wyldecamp | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Fairfield Inn and Suites downtown Atlanta which was very close and they were great. Secured building with great free breakfast and nice rooms. They have a free shuttle that will take you anywhere within a 2... More