The Center for Civil and Human Rights

The Center for Civil and Human Rights is the city’s first civil rights museum and one of the nation’s only global human rights museums. Serving as a connector between past and present, The Center’s powerful stories of individuals who shaped the American Civil Rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s and the modern human rights movement invite visitors to reflect on how they can create a better tomorrow.  Consistent with The Center’s mission to empower people to take the protection of every human’s rights personally, its public opening celebration honored the past and looked toward the future. At the opening a few weeks … Continue reading The Center for Civil and Human Rights