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

As a part of the birthday celebration, the Rosa Parks Museum will offer free admission on Feb. 4. Mrs. Parks' would have turned 107 on Tuesday.

As a part of the birthday celebration, the Rosa Parks Museum will offer free admission on Feb. 4. Mrs. Parks' would have turned 107 on Tuesday.

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

This image of a sit-in on Montgomery's Dexter Avenue is among the photographs featured in the Rosa Parks Museum's upcoming Junior Curator Exhibit.

This image of a sit-in on Montgomery's Dexter Avenue is among the photographs featured in the Rosa Parks Museum's upcoming Junior Curator Exhibit.

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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Rosa Parks Day activities commemorate Civil Rights icon

A unity march from the Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church to the Rosa Parks Museum was among the activities commemorating Rosa Parks Day.

A unity march from the Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church to the Rosa Parks Museum was among the activities commemorating Rosa Parks Day.

On Dec. 1, 1955, Rosa Parks boarded a Montgomery city bus outside the department store where she worked as a seamstress.

A few blocks later, in front of what was then the Empire Theater, Mrs. Parks would be arrested for failing to relinquish her seat to a white male passenger in a…

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Rosa Parks Museum to celebrate Juneteenth with free block party on June 22

The Rosa Parks Museum's Juneteenth celebration will feature local vendors and entertainment, activities for children and free museum admission.

The Rosa Parks Museum's Juneteenth celebration will feature local vendors and entertainment, activities for children and free museum admission.

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum will celebrate Juneteenth on Saturday, June 22 with a free block party including local performers and vendors, food, arts and crafts, a children’s play area and free museum admission.

The theme of the third annual event, which will take place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., is “Celebrating Freedom, Equality…

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