What Museum Has a Picture Gallery of Rosa Parks?


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The Rosa Parks Memorial Museum, located in Montgomery, Alabama, has a permanent exhibit that includes a picture gallery of Rosa Parks. Rosa Parks is famous for refusing to give up her seat to an Anglo-American passenger, as the law required in Montgomery, Alabama in 1955.

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What Museum Has a Picture Gallery of Rosa Parks?
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The Rosa Parks Memorial Museum is responsible for collecting and sharing information relating to Rosa Park's legendary 1955 Montgomery Bus Boycott. A permanent exhibit shares space with temporary exhibits and classroom space, and a time machine to transport visitors back to the scene of the 1955 bus strike.

Rosa Parks remains famous because her refusal to move led to a bus boycott by African-Americans that lasted for 381 days after Mrs. Parks' arrest. The United States Supreme Court finally intervened and ruled the segregation of buses as unconstitutional.

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