AUTOPLAY
Visit National Memorial For Peace & Justice
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Enter the memorial located in downtown Montgomery designed by MASS Design Group.
1. 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.
2. 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.
3. 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.
4. 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.
5. Descend into the space where the forms hang above your head.
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Look up at the forms from below.
6. 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
7. Each form has a replica outside. Counties are invited to take theirs back home. None have been taken
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