Plan Your Visit

National Memorial for Peace and Justice

In response to the Covid-19 virus, EJI has closed the Legacy Museum, National Memorial for Peace and Justice, and the Peace and Justice Memorial Center until June 15. If you purchased tickets to visit the sites while we are closed, refunds will be issued or rescheduling will be permitted.

Museum Hours

Monday

9 AM - 7:30 PM

Tuesday

Closed

Wednesday

9 AM - 7:30 PM

Thursday

9 AM - 7:30 PM

Friday

9 AM - 7:30 PM

Saturday

9 AM - 7:30 PM

Sunday

9 AM - 6 PM

Closed until June 15

Closed Major Holidays

Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day

Memorial Hours

Monday

9 AM - 5 PM (last entry 4:30 PM)

Tuesday

Closed

Wednesday

9 AM - 5 PM (last entry 4:30 PM)

Thursday

9 AM - 5 PM (last entry 4:30 PM)

Friday

9 AM - 5 PM (last entry 4:30 PM)

Saturday

9 AM - 5 PM (last entry 4:30 PM)

Sunday

9 AM - 5 PM (last entry 4:30 PM)

Closed until June 15

Closed Major Holidays

Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day

Legacy Pavilion | Ticket Office | Gift Shop Hours

Monday

9 AM - 7:30 PM

Tuesday

Closed

Wednesday

9 AM - 7:30 PM

Thursday

9 AM - 7:30 PM

Friday

9 AM - 7:30 PM

Saturday

9 AM - 7:30 PM

Sunday

9 AM - 6 PM

Closed Major Holidays

Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day

Pannie-George's Restaurant Hours

Monday

10:30 AM - 3 PM

Tuesday

Closed

Wednesday

10:30 AM - 7 PM

Thursday

10:30 AM - 7 PM

Friday

10:30 AM - 7 PM

Saturday

10:30 AM - 7 PM

Sunday

10:30 AM - 3 PM

Closed Major Holidays

Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day

Combination Tickets

Adults

$10

Students and Seniors

$7

Children 6 years and under

Free

Timed entry tickets are required for the Museum. To make sure you’re able to experience both the Museum and Memorial on your preferred days, we suggest purchasing tickets online in advance of your visit.

Museum Tickets

Adults

$8

Students and Seniors

$5

Children 6 years and under

Free

Timed entry tickets are required. We suggest purchasing tickets online in advance of your visit. A small number of same-day tickets are available at the ticket office in the Legacy Pavilion on a first-come, first-served basis.

Memorial Tickets

General Admission

$5

Students and Seniors

$5

Children 6 years and under

Free

Timed entry tickets are not required for the Memorial; tickets are good for admission at any time during opening hours. We suggest purchasing tickets online in advance of your visit.

Accessibility

The museum and memorial are both accessible to people with disabilities. Elevators and ramps are available. If you’d like to contact someone ahead of your visit, please email us at [email protected]

Group Sales

We welcome groups of all sizes.  If you are planning for a large group visit with more than 25 people, please click here to learn about our policies.

Ticket Policies

We encourage you to buy your tickets in advance online.  Please note that entry to the Legacy Museum is by timed entry ticket.  A few tickets will be sold at the ticket office in the Legacy Pavilion day of for entry on a first come, first served basis.  We do not offer refunds.

Have more questions? 

Frequently Asked Questions

Legacy Museum

115 Coosa Street

Montgomery, AL

36104

National Memorial for Peace and Justice

417 Caroline Street

Montgomery, AL

36104

Legacy Pavilion

400 N. Court Street

Montgomery, AL

36104

The ticket office, gift shop, and cafe are located in the Legacy Pavilion, which also houses Pannie-George's Kitchen and has free parking for visitors. You can take a free shuttle from the Pavilion to the museum and memorial.

Peace and Justice Memorial Center

414 Caroline Street

Montgomery, AL

36104

Across the street from the entrance to the memorial, EJI staff offer presentations for museum and memorial visitors at the Center at 2:30 p.m. on Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays. 

From the Museum to the Memorial

It is a short 16-minute walk from the museum to the memorial.  We encourage you to visit both sites and walk through Historic Montgomery between the two spaces.

Nearby

If you are traveling from far away, here are our recommendations for hotels: 

Hampton Inn & Suites

100 Commerce Street

Montgomery, AL 36104

(334) 265-1010

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SpringHill Suites by Marriott Montgomery Downtown

152 Coosa Street

Montgomery, AL 36104

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Renaissance Hotel

201 Tallapoosa Street

Montgomery, AL 36104

(334) 481-5000

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Embassy Suites by Hilton

300 Tallapoosa Street

Montgomery, AL 36104

(334) 269-5055

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DoubleTree by Hilton

120 Madison Avenue

Montgomery, AL 36104

(334) 245-2320

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