Tag Archives: Rosa Parks Museum

Author to discuss new Rosa Parks book at Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum Feb. 25

February 13, 2020
By Andy Ellis

 Susan Reyburn, senior writer-editor in the Library of Congress Publishing Office, will visit Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum at 6 p.m. on Feb. 25 to discuss her new book “Rosa Parks: In Her Own Words.”

The event is free and open to the public and will be held in the museum’s auditorium.

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Rosa Parks Museum to celebrate Civil Rights icon’s birthday on Feb. 4

February 3, 2020
By Andy Ellis

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum will honor its namesake on what would have been Mrs. Parks’ 107th birthday on Tuesday, Feb. 4 with activities throughout the day and free admission to the museum.

The Montgomery 1950s-era bus will also be on display outside of the museum from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Duron Hale will…

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Rosa Parks Museum teams with That’s My Child for Junior Curator exhibit

January 15, 2020
By Andy Ellis

A new exhibit featuring Civil Rights-era photographs and representing a collaboration between Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum and students from That’s My Child will open Jan. 16.

The exhibit, “2020 Visions of Civil Rights,” is made possible through the Museum’s partnerships with the Alabama Department of Archives and History, the Alabama Power Foundation and…

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