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The King Center, Atlanta

The King Center - Atlanta, Georgia
The King Center
449 Auburn Avenue Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30312Map
+1 404 526 8900
Neighborhood: Old Fourth Ward
Overview

The King Center was built to commemorate the contributions of the civil rights activist and leader Martin Luther King Jr. The memorabilia and artifacts displayed here give visitors a sneak peak into the life of this eminent personality and his ideologies. The center contains his crypt which was moved from the South- View Cemetery. There is an Eternal Flame symbolizing the hope of Dr. King that lives on. The Freedom Hall contains major exhibits and a tribute to Mahatma Gandhi. Frequented by eager tourists and students, this place provides an interesting and educating experience.

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The King Center General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums
  • Nearest Train: King Memorial
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