Civil Rights Museum

  • Trump, Rejecting Calls to Stay Away, Speaks at Civil Rights Museum

    President Trump’s presence jolted the opening of a civil rights museum, generating boycotts from some leaders in the movement and small protests by activists as the state’s attempt to confront its racially violent past clashed with more recent divisions wrought by Mr. Trump’s presidency.

  • The rise of the civil rights museum

    Inside, exhibits in the nearly 43,000-square-foot museum link the historic stories of the American civil rights movement and modern human rights struggles around the world.