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Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum named among state’s top museums

The Rosa Parks Museum was ranked as the state's sixth best museum by Stacker.

The Rosa Parks Museum was ranked as the state's sixth best museum by Stacker.

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum has been named one of the top museums in the state of Alabama by Stacker, an online newsroom distributing data-driven journalism to the world’s news organizations.

Utilizing Tripadvisor and independent research, Stacker ranked the museum as the sixth best in the state.

Located on the University’s Montgomery Campus on the…

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Artist hopes exhibit stirs thought, communication about current issues and events

V.L. Cox's Watchfires exhibit will be on display in the Rosa Parks Museum's gallery through June 18.

V.L. Cox's Watchfires exhibit will be on display in the Rosa Parks Museum's gallery through June 18.

Artist V.L. Cox believes visual arts provide a platform through which to consider serious issues facing the United States, and she hopes her latest exhibit, “Watchfires,” will prompt viewers to think about and discuss those issues.

A reception was held on Thursday night to celebrate the exhibit, which is currently on display at Troy University’s…

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Watchfires exhibit reception, artist meet-and-greet set for March 3 at Rosa Parks Museum

"Watchfires," an exhibit by artist V.L. Cox, will be on display at the Rosa Parks Museum through June 18. A reception is set for March 3.

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum will host a reception and meet-and-greet with artist V.L. Cox, whose exhibit “Watchfires” is currently on display in the museum’s gallery, at 6 p.m. on March 3.

The exhibit, which will be on display through June 18 and is available for free viewing during the museum’s regular hours of operation,…

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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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