Tag Archives: Rosa Parks Museum

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum to hold Juneteenth celebration on June 23

June 8, 2018
By Andy Ellis

The Rosa Parks Museum at Troy University’s Montgomery Campus will celebrate Juneteenth on June 23 with a free block party including local performers, food, arts and crafts, a children’s play area and free museum tours.

The theme of the second annual event, which will take place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., is “Celebrate Freedom,…

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‘Break Glass’ exhibit by V.L. Cox comes to TROY’s Rosa Parks Museum

April 11, 2018
By Andy Ellis

An exhibit of works by artist V.L. Cox that examines past and present discrimination, gender issues and social culture will open April 19 at the Rosa Parks Museum at Troy University’s Montgomery Campus.

An opening reception for the exhibit, “Break Glass: A Conversation to End Hate,” will begin at 6 p.m. in the museum’s…

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Education key in preserving, advancing King’s legacy, panelists say

April 9, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Last week, as the nation marked the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., a panel of experts discussed the Civil Rights leader’s lasting legacy during a community forum at the Rosa Parks Museum on Tuesday night.

A part of the museum’s Real Talk Community Forum series, the event, moderated by…

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