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Rosa Parks Museum to commemorate Juneteenth with free admission, virtual presentations

Troy University's Rosa Parks Museum will commemorate Juneteenth on Friday with a combination of free admission and virtual social media presentations.

Troy University's Rosa Parks Museum will commemorate Juneteenth on Friday with a combination of free admission and virtual social media presentations.

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum will offer free admission on Friday, June 19, and use its social media platforms to celebrate Juneteenth.

The oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States, Juneteenth is celebrated on June 19, in recognition of the date in 1865, when Maj. Gen. Gordon Granger and…

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Rosa Parks Museum collaborates with local students to curate art exhibit

The exhibit,

The exhibit, "Down South: From the Souls of African American Artits of Alabama," will open at the Rosa Parks Museum at 6 p.m., Jan. 17.

A new exhibit featuring works of African American artists from Alabama and representing a collaboration between Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum and students from Valiant Cross Academy will open Jan. 17.

The exhibit, “Down South: From the Souls of African American Artists of Alabama,” will open with a reception beginning at 6 p.m., and is…

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