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Martin Luther King Jr. Park

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A Historical Must - Regardless of Age

One reviewer is right in that the information available here about Martin Luther King, Jr. is... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2017
North Carolina, United States
Nice Bike Trails around the park

There are nice biking trails around this park but you have to be careful in certain areas. A few... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2016
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800 E Virginia St, Rocky Mount, NC 27801-3573
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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Had a great time there. Clean and well lit. Nice park with plenty of parking and clean bathrooms. Would consider using the park again.

Thank Ellen D
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

As other reviewers have noted, there isn't too awful much about Martin Luther King Jr.'s life or work but the grounds are beautiful and reading speech excerpts while there is extremely moving. Go check out the Booker T. Washington community center at 727 Pennsylvania (right...More

Thank KaraM602
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

More of a waste of our tax dollars by a city with a corps of self-serving, dysfunctional leaders. Not safe, either.

1  Thank uncltim
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Very interesting and enlightening , informative and good history knowledge. Heart touching and sentimental. Faith inspiring. My husband says it's - "Encouraging "- to see the plights of those before you, who had come to know, that, no matter what someone thinks of you, you...More

Thank CherNeal
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Nice plays to take your family. Plenty of space for them to run around, play & be a kid. Also they have grills, restrooms & a area for parties

Thank spydadickens
Reviewed 2 January 2017

One reviewer is right in that the information available here about Martin Luther King, Jr. is sparse. However, it is a good starting point for getting you, your friends, children and family talking about this man and his part in our history. Few know that...More

1  Thank TheLinkinNC
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

To have seen this park an view for the first time the reunion went wonderful. We had the opportunity to walk an explore the park. There were statues of Martin Luther King an very important writing crave into the concert about him. The teenagers found...More

2  Thank pooloo63
Reviewed 17 March 2016

There are nice biking trails around this park but you have to be careful in certain areas. A few little hills but all paved.

1  Thank allmotorchick
Reviewed 6 August 2015

The park is nice and clean; however was expecting to see more considering the fact it is called: Martin Luther King Jr. Park.

Thank TeeCas
Reviewed 27 June 2015

Dude, it's a statue. It's a statue of a man. You can look at it. It looks like a man. It's made out of the stuff statues are made out of.

6  Thank PatrickHenry1776
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