June 1, 2013 10:00 am
Stepping Into Durham’s Long Civil Rights Movement: A Downtown Walking Tour
Saturday, June 1 and Saturday, August 3, 2013, 10 a.m. – 12 noon
Civil Rights, Women’s Rights, Anti-War Actions, Anti-Klan Rallies and the fight for LGBTQ rights are all a part of Durham’s history. Join us as we visit the sites of these protests, share our knowledge and experience and learn more about this history from people who lived it.
The tour will begin and end at Parrish Street Forum, 108 W. Parrish Street. Refreshments will be provided.
Free and Open to Everyone!
Sponsored by the Pauli Murray Project at the Duke Human Rights Center/Franklin Humanities Institute
Outreach partners: Preservation Durham; Museum of Durham History; Southwest Central Quality of Life Project; Bayard Rustin Centennial Project; Parrish Street Advocacy Group