Help us Create a Civil Rights National Park in Birmingham!

August 18, 2016 by Grant Stevens

In celebration of the 53rd anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s March on Washington, the National Trust and the city of Birmingham are asking you to show your support for creating a Civil Rights National Park in the city by participating in the March for Birmingham.

Starting at the A.G. Gaston Motel (named a National Treasure in 2015), the march route includes the 16th Street Baptist Church, the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, and Kelly Ingram Park. Following the march, join us in Kelly Ingram Park for a free special musical performance featuring Ledisi!

What: The March for Birmingham: Civil Rights National Park Now!
Where: A.G. Gaston Motel, 1514 5th Ave. N, Birmingham, AL 35203
When: Sunday, August 28 at 6 p.m.
Cost: Free!

Registration is not mandatory, but the first 250 to register also receive a free gift, so register today!

Thank you for supporting a national park that helps tell the full American story. We look forward to seeing you on August 28.

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