Calendar of Events

Monday, November 23, 2015 - Monday, February 29, 2016

EXHIBIT The Montgomery Bus Boycott: A Reflection of 60 years.
In three galleries, this exhibit explores through photographs how the Montgomery Bus Boycott was reported in local newspapers, how the black community worked together to make the boycott successful, and the challenges of obtaining civil rights and equality today. Admission to this exhibit in the galleries is free. Normal rates apply for admission to the museum.

Monday, November 30, 2015 - Friday, Dec. 4, 2015

SPECIAL ARTIFACTS COLLECTION
Rare and unique artifacts from the Montgomery Bus Boycott will be on display, including Rosa Parks' original fingerprint card from her arrest, a fare machine from a 1955 bus, a Jim Crow-era waiting room sign and water fountain, and more. Admission to this special collection in the galleries is free. Normal rates apply for admission to the museum.

Tuesday, December 1, 2015
60th Anniversary of Rosa Parks’ refusal to give up her seat on the bus

Rosa Parks Bus
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.  Rosa Parks Museum at Troy University - Montgomery intersection of Montgomery Street & Lee Street Organizer: Rosa Parks Museum  at Troy University-Montgomery

 

Historic Marker Unveiling & Citywide Bell Ringing
6 p.m. | Downtown Montgomery - Site of Arrest (Montgomery Street)
Organizers: Montgomery Improvement Association, City of Montgomery and Silvera-Richards-Stewart Center of Excellence at Alabama State University.

 

C-SPAN Bus
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Rosa Parks Museum at Troy University-Montgomery
Organizer: Rosa Parks Museum at Troy University-Montgomery

Saturday, December 5, 2015

“Southern Youth Leadership Development Institute partnering with Troy University in Commemoration of the 60th Anniversary of the Montgomery Bus Boycott: A Tribute to Mrs. Rosa Parks.” Town Hall Meeting on Race and Violence. Montgomery Campus Gold Room. 2 p.m.

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