How toVisit National Memorial For Peace & Justice
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Enter the memorial located in downtown Montgomery designed by MASS Design Group.
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Walk up the path toward the main memorial. Acknowledge the long history of slavery in America.
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Kwame Akoto-Bamfo’s sculpture represents the slave trade that brought Africans to the South.
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Each of these pillars represents 1 of 808 counties where one of 4400 documented lynchings occurred.
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Descend into the space where the forms hang above your head.
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Look up at the forms from below.
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Each form has a replica outside. Counties are invited to take theirs back home. None have been taken
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