International Civil Rights Walk of Fame, Atlanta

International Civil Rights Walk of Fame, Atlanta

The International Civil Rights Walk of Fame is a unique tribute to the individuals and organizations that played a significant role in the civil rights movement. Located at the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historical Park in Atlanta, the walk of fame honors those who have made a lasting impact on human rights and social justice around the world.

What makes this Walk of Fame so interesting is the diverse range of inductees that have been honored. From world leaders and activists to musicians and athletes, the walk of fame recognizes the contributions of a broad spectrum of individuals who have fought for equality and justice.

Visitors to the walk of fame can see the bronze plaques embedded in the sidewalks, each commemorating an inductee and their accomplishments. Some of the notable inductees include Martin Luther King Jr., Nelson Mandela, Rosa Parks, Maya Angelou, and Muhammad Ali, among many others.

In addition to the walk of fame, visitors can explore the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historical Park, which includes the childhood home of Martin Luther King Jr., the Ebenezer Baptist Church where he preached, and his final resting place. The park is a powerful and moving tribute to the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. and the civil rights movement.

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Sight Name: International Civil Rights Walk of Fame
Sight Location: Atlanta, USA (See walking tours in Atlanta)
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