Ebenezer Baptist Church, Atlanta

Ebenezer Baptist Church, Atlanta (must see)

Built in 1922, Ebenezer Baptist Church is one of Atlanta's most famous sites. Martin Luther King Jr. was a pastor here and this is the place where his famous sermons were first heard. The building has been renovated and restored several times. Most of the furniture was preserved intact. The church also houses the largest organ in the southeastern part of the country. You can take a tour of the church or just roam by yourself.

Why You Should Visit:
This church is preserved in a manner that you could just have easily walked into 1960s Atlanta to hear a sermon by Dr. King, himself.
A great place to begin a tour of Dr. King's life and legacy. Admission is free.

Tip:
Plan to stay 2-3 hours or more to experience the church, MLK NHS, and the surrounding historic neighborhood.

Opening Hours:
Daily: 10am-5pm

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Sight Name: Ebenezer Baptist Church
Sight Location: Atlanta, USA
Sight Type: Religious
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