Nationally Acclaimed Speakers and Performers to Celebrate EJI Museum and Memorial Opening

National Memorial for Peace and Justice

On April 26-27, an exciting array of nationally acclaimed speakers and performers will celebrate the Grand Opening of the National Memorial for Peace and Justice and the Legacy Museum in downtown Montgomery, Alabama. EJI will host two compelling days of events at the Peace and Justice Summit from April 26-27 and the Opening Ceremony on April 26.


EJI Peace and Justice Summit

April 26-27, Montgomery Performing Arts Center

$25 Summit Pass


The Peace and Justice Summit will present an exciting array of national leaders and advocates, including Michelle Alexander, Sherrilyn Ifill, Gloria Steinem, Marian Wright Edelman, Rev. William Barber, Ava DuVernay, Elizabeth Alexander, Vice President Al Gore, The Roots, Janet Mock, and many others. Sessions will run all day on Thursday, April 26, and Friday, April 27, at the Montgomery Performing Arts Center. 


A $25 Summit pass provides access to multiple talks and is now available for purchase here.


Opening Ceremony

April 26, Montgomery Convention Center

$10 Ticket


The Opening Ceremony on Thursday, April 26, will  feature John Lewis and other national leaders, and performances from artists including Bebe Winans, Sweet Honey in the Rock, and Ailey II. The ceremony will take place at the Montgomery Convention Center. Tickets are now available for $10.


On Friday, April 27, EJI will host the Concert for Peace and Justice at Montgomery's Riverwalk Amphitheater with world renowned artists.


We hope you will join us for this momentous occasion in Alabama. And don't forget to reserve your entry tickets to visit the National Memorial for Peace and Justice and the Legacy Museum!