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The King Center

449 Auburn Avenue, NE, Atlanta, GA 30312
+1 404-526-8900
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449 Auburn Avenue, NE, Atlanta, GA 30312
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+1 404-526-8900
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Reviewed yesterday

There were great artifacts that have been poorly maintained. I wish the family would take better care of this place in their fathers memory. It was dusty and not well kept. The pool wasn't working either.

Thank ILuv2travel1002
Reviewed 5 days ago

I found it very interesting to learn about Coretta King and all that she achieved here, moreso than MLK. I have to admit, before this visit I was vaguely aware of his wife, but not the extent or influence that she had.

Thank Em B
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a great place to visit and learn more about the history of Dr. King and the South. Learned a lot.

Thank DMaycott
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The actual information, memorabilia, and just plain historical value of this tour was amazing. The only thing that sort of threw me off was the vast amount of time, info and memorabilia on Gandhi. I understand the connection to MLK but why would you use...More

1  Thank lynnitaaburas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent cultural and historical area. Powerful place. Difficult to find if you arent familiar with the area. No charge to enter, parking can be a bit limited especially if you go on a weekend. A must see for everyone.

Thank Jeffrey C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was looking for things to do in ATL while my husband worked during the day and I came across The King Center. I was able to tour the house MLK was born in, the guides (rangers) were very organized and knowledgeable. The church were...More

Thank CWEST21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For the second year in a row, my grade level took our second graders on a field trip here and we will certainly be back next year. As part of a special event, we got to hear a panel of speakers: Lonnie King, Naomi King,...More

Thank 3rh0
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We spent about 4.5 hours here on our visit. It's free, which is rare in Atlanta. It's in teh Sweet Auburn district, which in itself is historical. You can tour the childhood home of Dr. King, but you have to sign up for tickets the...More

1  Thank MrsCsqd
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I did not spend much time at the Center but it was very well laid out and informative. It is right next to the Burial site.

Thank SmilingSteve4
Reviewed 5 July 2017

An interesting part of the Martin Luther king experience, although wasn't overly impressed with the shop.

Thank Selma110
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Elisabeth K
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Response from nara78 | Reviewed this property |
When I was there last, there was no charge, but a donation was requested. Well worth the visit either way.