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International Civil Rights Center & Museum

Closed Now: 09:00 - 18:00
Open today: 09:00 - 18:00
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Well worth a trip!

This 1.5 hour guided tour has been the highlights of many family and friends’ visits to the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Greensboro, North Carolina
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Powerful. Educational.

The museum has done a great job of highlighting the America / Southern US’s history of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The International Civil Rights Center & Museum (ICRCM), located in Greensboro, N.C., is an archival center, collecting museum and teaching facility devoted to the international struggle for civil and human rights. This national landmark and national...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
134 S Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27401-2604
+1 336-274-9199
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This 1.5 hour guided tour has been the highlights of many family and friends’ visits to the Greensboro area! The museum is extremely compelling and moving. Even my teenagers found it interesting and important. The guides , particularly Dillan and Keshon, were wonderful. I cannot...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum has done a great job of highlighting the America / Southern US’s history of discrimination and the peaceful efforts to make gains. Know a few things before you go - Depending on the situation a tour can last 1.5-2hrs and there is only...More

Thank Debby n
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I took our teen children on this tour and it was amazing!!! L.T. was an absolute gem of a tour guide. You should give her a raise because she made the experience real for our group.

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed the experience that is this museum! Since you are not allowed to take pictures or videos, we were more focused on the tour and everything that it had to offer. Ms. Cassandra Williams was our tour guide and needless to say, her...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I brought our 12-year-old daughter and 9-year-old son, and all four of us absolutely loved the experience. Was it difficult to hear some of these things? Absolutely. However, I will say that our tour guide, Robin, helped bring the history of the...More

Thank Emily G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a personal guided tour with Jeanne, who provided an excellent lesson in civil rights history, with inspiring songs and a plea for action.

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum provided an excellent historical account with a guided tour, of the Woolworths sit-ins in Greensboro, and the reality of the racism and violence perpetuated against African Americans in the United States. The tour guides are very well informed. I highly recommend a visit...More

Thank Carol Ann A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Underwhelming! Not much to see or do. If you know the civil rights history, you won’t learn or see anything new.

Thank Ncblueye
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is beautifully done. Our tour guide Geanne was wonderful. She made the stories come to life and her singing was the icing on the cake.

2  Thank Alexis H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a group of teens on a college tour to visit North Carolina's HBCUs and this was one of our pitstops. Learning about the sacrifice made by people that were the age of our teens was both infuriating and inspiring! Infuriating because of the...More

4  Thank Joshua H
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The primary means of support for this Museum comes from the admission fees charged and support from the Museum Store. The Museum also attempts to raise funds from corporations and private individuals through annual... More