The National Civil Rights Museum Shifts to Hybrid King Day Event
January 10, 2022 14:13 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Jan. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum has pivoted to present King Day: An All-Day Hybrid Celebration on January 17, 2022, with free admission to the museum...
Museum Statement Regarding the Passing of Sidney Poitier
January 07, 2022 13:15 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Jan. 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum joins the world in grieving the loss of a great icon and its 2001 Freedom Award honoree, Mr. Sidney Poitier. Poitier...
THE NATIONAL CIVIL RIGHTS MUSEUM PLANS KING HOLIDAY CELEBRATION WITH FREE ADMISSION AND DOUBLE-V INITIATIVE
December 28, 2021 16:53 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Dec. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On the national holiday, January 17, the National Civil Rights Museum will remember Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a special celebration via live...
Women of the Movement Special Screening at the National Civil Rights Museum
December 09, 2021 15:09 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Dec. 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On December 15, the National Civil Rights Museum will host a special virtual screening of the anticipated ABC limited series, “Women of the Movement”...
National Civil Rights Museum hosts virtual Student Forum as its opening Freedom Award event
September 29, 2021 13:33 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Sept. 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum is opening its virtual doors to classrooms nationwide for its 2021 Freedom Award Student Forum. The event is designed...
National Civil Rights Museum virtually presents new book Until I Am Free
September 28, 2021 15:41 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Sept. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum brings New York Times bestselling author Dr. Keisha N. Blain’s, Until I Am Free: Fannie Lou Hamer’s Enduring Message...
National Civil Rights Museum’s 30th Freedom Award Brings A-List Talent to the Virtual Stage
September 27, 2021 17:44 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Sept. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On October 14, the National Civil Rights Museum will host its 30th Freedom Award to pay tribute to their 2021 honorees, former First Lady Michelle...
The National Civil Rights Museum Offers Free Day on September 25
September 17, 2021 12:46 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Sept. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On September 25, the museum will host a special 30th Community Free Day as way to recommit and again thank the community. Thanks to FedEx, the Free...
THE NATIONAL CIVIL RIGHTS MUSEUM ANNOUNCES THE 30TH FREEDOM AWARD and HONOREES
September 01, 2021 12:30 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Sept. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the National Civil Rights Museum announced the 30th Anniversary Freedom Award. The Freedom Award is the Museum’s signature event that pays...
Award Recognizes Youth Who Demonstrate Extraordinary Courage and Commitment
August 13, 2021 12:43 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Aug. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum and Memphis-based International Paper are accepting applications for this year’s Keeper of the Dream Award, honoring...