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National Civil Rights Museum

Man Found Sleeping In Lorraine Motel After Breaking Into Civil Rights Museum

Posted 04.24.2014 | Black Voices

Almost every day is a busy day at the National Civil Rights Museum, but things got a bit hectic at the historic site on Wednesday morning. Police ...

National Civil Rights Museum To Reopen After Major Renovation

AP | ADRIAN SAINZ | Posted 04.01.2014 | Black Voices

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The National Civil Rights Museum is reopening in Memphis after a $28 million, 16-month renovation. The museum is located on t...

Civil Rights Museum Renovations Move Forward

AP | Posted 02.10.2013 | Black Voices

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The imposing bronze sculpture that has awed visitors at the National Civil Rights Museum was moved Tuesday to make room for ren...

Civil Rights Museum To Open Balcony Where MLK Was Shot

AP | Posted 11.02.2012 | Black Voices

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis plans to open the balcony where Martin Luther King Jr. was shot to the public. The muse...

Visiting the Memphis Kings: Elvis and Dr. Martin Luther King

Margie Goldsmith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Margie Goldsmith

Photo by Eric Lindberg Edison Pena, one of the rescued Chilean miners and a huge Elvis fan, is getting his wish: Graceland and the Memphis Conventio...