107th Annual Meeting & Conference

2022 Annual Meeting and Virtual Conference Tours

Wednesday Tour of Selma

Bus loads at 7:00 a.m. CST

Bus departs at 7:30 a.m. CST

Bus returns to the hotel at 5:00 p.m. CST

Tour of Selma – we will either stop at or drive by these sites:

  • St. James Hotel – Take a short walk to where you  can take pictures with the Edmund Pettus Bridge in the background
  • Slave Auction site
  • Old Slavery Museum
  • Old Depot Museum
  • Selma Police Department
  • George Washington Carver Neighborhood
  • Brown Chapel AME Church
  • First Baptist Church
  • Dr. F.D. Reese House
  • Rev. B.L. Tucker Home
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
  • R.B. Hudson High School
  • Selma University
  • Jackson Home Historic Site
  • The Boynton Home
  • Sturdivant Hall Museum
  • Old Live Oak Cemetery
  • Vaughn Smitherman Museum
  • Dallas County Court House

We will retrace the steps from the Edmund Pettis Bridge to Montgomery at the following stops:

  • National Park Service (NPS) Selma Interpretive Center.
  • National Voting Rights Museum
  • NPS Lowndes Interpretive Center
  • NPS Montgomery Interpretive Center

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Thursday Tour of Montgomery

Bus loads at 7:00 a.m. CST

Bus departs at 7:30 a.m. CST

Bus returns to the hotel in time for those registered for the Thursday luncheon.

Tour drive by sites:

  • EJI Legacy Pavilion & National Memorial for Peace and Justice
  • Ole Alabama Town
  • Alabama State Capitol
  • Dexter Avenue Parsonage
  • Dr. Martin Luther King’s Home
  • The Harris Home
  • Molden Brothers Barber Shop (MLK’s Barber Shop)
  • Benn Moore Hotel
  • Nat King Cole’s birthplace
  • Johnnie Carr’s house 
  • Alabama State University (ASU)
  • NPS Interpretive Center at ASU
  • Cleveland Avenue Court (Rosa Parks Home)
  • Holt Street Baptist Church (1 & 2)
  • Saint Jude Campus
  • Slave Auction Site at Fountain

Tour Stops:

  • Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (no video./visit sanctuary only)
  • Freedom Riders Museum 
  • Rosa Parks Museum 
  • Southern Poverty Law Center (Tafeni English)
  • EJI Legacy Museum – final stop of the tour

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Sunday Tour of Tuskegee

Bus loads at 7:00 a.m. CST

Bus departs at 7:30.a.m. CST

Bus will stop by the airport on the way back to the hotel. Will return to the hotel by 5:00 p.m. CST.

Driving Tour of Greenwood Community & Tuskegee University (including Tuskegee University’s Abbott Stadium and the Tuskegee Veterans Administration Hospital campus)

Visit Tuskegee University:

  • Booker T. Washington Monument
  • Chapel
  • Cemetery
  • Tuskegee Legacy Museum

Tour the Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site, at Moton Field

  • Hangar 1 (original hangar)
  • Hangar 2 (Tuskegee Airmen Museum)

Visit Tuskegee Army Air Field (site of the original Tuskegee Airbase)

Tuskegee Civil Rights Tour – Driving tour of downtown Tuskegee

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