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Sonnie Hereford - Civil Rights

Rocket City Civil Rights Driving Tour

Accessible via smartphone app, the Rocket City Civil Rights Driving Tour highlights areas of significance to the civil rights era in Huntsville. See sites like the Fifth Avenue School, the first public school in the state of Alabama to integrate, Oakwood University, where Dr. Martin Luther King spoke during his visit to Huntsville in 1962, and other points of interest rich in cultural heritage. The tour was created in partnership by the Alabama Humanities Foundation and the Historic Huntsville Foundation, with a mission to capture, document, and share oral histories of the successful, non-violent civil rights movement in Huntsville, Alabama.

Events
Art Deco Glass from the David Huchthausen Collection
Jul 10

Characterized by smooth lines, geometric shapes, and bright colors, the Art...

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Botanical Garden Virtual Tour
Jul 10

The Garden is open with limited capacity and a new Golden Hour on Wednesday...

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Concerts in the Car: Joshua Cook & The Key of Now
Jul 10

The show must go on...at a distance. This drive-in concert series offers a...

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Create at Home
Jul 10

The Huntsville Museum of Art has created a unique opportunity to hone your...

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Digital History Tours
Jul 10

Choose from several virtual tours including Downtown Huntsville and...

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