The King Center
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|O V E R V I E W|
|Facility:||The King Center|
|Description:||Established in 1968 by Coretta Scott King, The King Center is the official, living memorial dedicated to the advancement of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., leader of America's greatest nonviolent movement for justice, equality and peace.
Freedom Hall is The King Center’s primary exhibition facility. It contains a Grand Foyer, large theater/conference auditorium, giftshop/resource center and various works of art-domestic and international. The Grand Foyer is decorated with art from Africa and Georgia.
The Eternal Flame symbolizes the continuing effort to realize Dr. King’s ideals for the “Beloved Community” which requires lasting personal commitment that cannot weaken when faced with obstacles.
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|Address 1:||449 Auburn Avenue, NE|
|V I S I T I N G I N F O|
|Hours:||9 a.m. to 5 p.m. seven days a week.
Summer Hours: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Memorial Day to Labor Day)
|Admission:||There are no fees charged but donations are accepted.|
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