• Things to Do in Atlanta to Celebrate MLK Day & Black History Month

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    Black History Month Parade

    Black History Month Parade

    The King Center


    Celebrate Black History Month with festivities surrounding Atlanta's annual parade in downtown. The event begins at the King Center National Park and ends at Woodruff Park where everyone can enjoy musical artists, spoken...

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    Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at High Museum of Art Atlanta

    Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at High Museum of Art Atlanta

    High Museum of Art

    Through 3/12/2017

    January 15, 2017, marks what would have been Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s eighty-eighth birthday. To commemorate the event and honor this important leader of the civil rights movement, a selection of five images that...

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    Black History Month at Children

    Black History Month at Children's Museum of Atlanta

    Children's Museum of Atlanta

    Through 2/28/2017

    Check out the Children's Museum of Atlanta's Black History Month Programs for an educational and fun experience about our nation's greatest heroes.

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    African American History Tours

    African American History Tours

    Historic Oakland Cemetery

    Through 2/26/2017

    These tours are free and open to the public, but an RSVP is required in advance and space is limited. To confirm your attendance, please click here. As Historic Oakland Foundation is fundraising to restore the African...

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