58th Anniversary of the arrest of Rosa Parks

In observance of the 58th anniversary of the Montgomery Bus Boycott and the arrest of Rosa Parks, Troy University Rosa Parks Museum admission is free on December 2, 2013 only. The purpose of the Rosa Parks Museum is to uphold and interpret for the public benefit, education and enjoyment, materials related to the events and accomplishments of individuals associated with the Montgomery Bus Boycott. The Museum includes a permanent exhibit, a time machine, temporary exhibit space, archives, classrooms, an auditorium and conference room. The museum will be open from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, with tours starting every 30 minutes. Groups of ten are more are required to make a reservation by calling 334-241-8661. The Montgomery Bus boycott was such an important act of courage for the African-American community in Montgomery and around the world and we hope that everyone comes out to learn more about it. Kathryn Palmer Scheduling Specialist Rosa Parks Museum 334-241-8661 kpalmer@troy.edu

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