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Martin Luther King Jr. Park

800 E Virginia St, Rocky Mount, NC 27801-3573
+1 252-972-1151
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Very moving

As other reviewers have noted, there isn't too awful much about Martin Luther King Jr.'s life or... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
Kara M
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Wassenaar, The Netherlands
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More of a waste of our tax dollars by a city with a corps of self-serving, dysfunctional leaders... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
uncltim
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Rocky Mount, North Carolina
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800 E Virginia St, Rocky Mount, NC 27801-3573
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+1 252-972-1151
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

As other reviewers have noted, there isn't too awful much about Martin Luther King Jr.'s life or work but the grounds are beautiful and reading speech excerpts while there is extremely moving. Go check out the Booker T. Washington community center at 727 Pennsylvania (right...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

More of a waste of our tax dollars by a city with a corps of self-serving, dysfunctional leaders. Not safe, either.

1  Thank uncltim
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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Very interesting and enlightening , informative and good history knowledge. Heart touching and sentimental. Faith inspiring. My husband says it's - "Encouraging "- to see the plights of those before you, who had come to know, that, no matter what someone thinks of you, you...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Nice plays to take your family. Plenty of space for them to run around, play & be a kid. Also they have grills, restrooms & a area for parties

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Reviewed 2 January 2017

One reviewer is right in that the information available here about Martin Luther King, Jr. is sparse. However, it is a good starting point for getting you, your friends, children and family talking about this man and his part in our history. Few know that...More

1  Thank TheLinkinNC
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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

To have seen this park an view for the first time the reunion went wonderful. We had the opportunity to walk an explore the park. There were statues of Martin Luther King an very important writing crave into the concert about him. The teenagers found...More

2  Thank pooloo63
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Reviewed 17 March 2016

There are nice biking trails around this park but you have to be careful in certain areas. A few little hills but all paved.

1  Thank allmotorchick
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Reviewed 6 August 2015

The park is nice and clean; however was expecting to see more considering the fact it is called: Martin Luther King Jr. Park.

Thank TeeCas
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Reviewed 27 June 2015

Dude, it's a statue. It's a statue of a man. You can look at it. It looks like a man. It's made out of the stuff statues are made out of.

6  Thank PatrickHenry1776
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Reviewed 27 November 2014

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Rocky Mount,NC is a park designed recognize King. The City Council named the park after King because King delivered one of the earliest versions of his soon-to-be-famous “I Have a Dream” speech nearby on November 27, 1962. The...More

6  Thank chicagotravelqueen
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