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Clemons’ portrayal of Rosa Parks highlights museum’s celebration of Civil Rights icon’s birthday

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Ann Clemons presented "The Life and Legacy of Rosa Parks" on Friday during the Rosa Parks Museum's celebration of the Civil Rights icon's birthday.

For Montgomery resident Ann Clemons, what began years ago as a work assignment has now blossomed into a mission to share the life and experiences of Mrs. Rosa Parks with others.

When Clemons walked onto the auditorium stage at Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum on Friday, clad in 1950s-era clothing from her hat down to…

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Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum to celebrate Mrs. Parks’ birthday on Feb. 4

The Rosa Parks Museum has several activities planned for Feb. 4, which would have been Mrs. Parks' 109th birthday.

The Rosa Parks Museum has several activities planned for Feb. 4, which would have been Mrs. Parks' 109th birthday.

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum will celebrate what would have been the Civil Rights icon’s 109th birthday on Feb. 4 with free admission to the museum and Children’s Wing and activities throughout the day.

The 1950s-era Montgomery City Bus will be onsite and available for viewing from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and arts and…

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Traveling exhibits sharing the legacy of Rosa Parks, women of the Montgomery Bus Boycott throughout state, region

The two traveling exhibirts, which are booked through the summer of 2022, celebrate the legacy of Rosa Parks and the women of the Bus Boycott.

The two traveling exhibirts, which are booked through the summer of 2022, celebrate the legacy of Rosa Parks and the women of the Bus Boycott.

A pair of traveling exhibits created by Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum is helping share the legacy of Mrs. Parks, as well as other women who played key roles within the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

The exhibits, “Tired of Giving in: Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott” and “Women of the Montgomery Bus Boycott,” were…

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Federal holiday designation fuels excitement around Museum’s Juneteenth celebration

In spite of heavy rain throughout the day, crowds still came out to celebrate Juneteenth at the Rosa Parks Museum's block party on Saturday.

In spite of heavy rain throughout the day, crowds still came out to celebrate Juneteenth at the Rosa Parks Museum's block party on Saturday.

In spite of steady rain on Saturday, there was an extra sense of excitement among those attending the Troy University Rosa Parks Museum’s Juneteenth Block Party on the Montgomery Campus.

Some of Saturday’s excitement stemmed from the return to an in-person event after the COVID-19 pandemic pushed last year’s commemoration online. Most of the excitement,…

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