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Virtual event marks U.N.’s International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

The virtual event featured Dr. Valda Harris Montgomery, who as a child growing up in Montgomery, had a first-hand view of the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

The virtual event featured Dr. Valda Harris Montgomery, who as a child growing up in Montgomery, had a first-hand view of the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum teamed with a pair of partners from the United Kingdom on Friday for a virtual event to mark the United Nation’s International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.

The event was co-presented by the museum, the non-profit organization Heartstone and the Preston and Western Lancashire Racial Equality and Diversity…

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Rosa Parks Museum to hold virtual screening of documentary ‘The Six Triple Eight’ on March 24

The documentary highlights the 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, the only all-black female battalion to serve in Europe during World War II.

The documentary highlights the 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, the only all-black female battalion to serve in Europe during World War II.

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum will celebrate Women’s History Month with a virtual screening of the documentary “The Six Triple Eight: No Mail, Low Morale” at 1:30 p.m. on March 24.

The film, a Lincoln Penny Films production, focuses on the 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, the only all-black female battalion to serve in Europe…

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Rosa Parks Museum to commemorate Rosa Parks Day, 65th anniversary of Bus Boycott

TROY's Rosa Parks Museum will have activities Dec. 1-5 to commemorate Rosa Parks Day and the 65th anniversary of the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

TROY's Rosa Parks Museum will have activities Dec. 1-5 to commemorate Rosa Parks Day and the 65th anniversary of the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

A new gallery exhibit featuring Rosa Parks’ original fingerprint card and other personal effects from the Library of Congress’ collection will be on display beginning Dec. 1 as Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum celebrates Rosa Parks Day and observes the 65th anniversary of the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

In 2018, the Alabama Legislature unanimously approved a…

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Exhibit featuring work of Masud Olufani to open June 25 at Rosa Parks Museum

“Down Yonder, I Heard Somebody Calling My Name,” featuring the work of artist Masud Olufani, will open at the Rosa Parks Museum on June 25.

“Down Yonder, I Heard Somebody Calling My Name,” featuring the work of artist Masud Olufani, will open at the Rosa Parks Museum on June 25.

A new exhibit by Atlanta-based, multidisciplinary artist Masud Olufani will open on June 25 at Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum.

The exhibit, “Down Yonder, I Heard Somebody Calling My Name,” will be on display in the museum’s gallery and is available for viewing during the museum’s operating hours of 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.,…

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