Plan Your Visit

National Memorial for Peace and Justice

Located in the heart of downtown Montgomery, Alabama, the Legacy Museum and National Memorial for Peace and Justice are just a 16-minute walk apart. Purchase a combination ticket to experience both the museum and memorial in a single day or plan an overnight trip to explore America’s history of racial injustice and its legacy.

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

The museum will close at 5 PM on December 24 and 31; last entry at 4 PM.

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)

The memorial will close at 5 PM on December 24 and 31; last entry at 4 PM.

Closed Nov. 26, 27, 28 | Dec. 17-19 | Jan. 28-30

Closed Major Holidays

Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day

Ticket Office Hours

Monday

9 AM - 6 PM

Tuesday

Closed

Wednesday

9 AM - 6 PM

Thursday

9 AM - 6 PM

Friday

9 AM - 6 PM

Saturday

9 AM - 6 PM

Sunday

9 AM - 6 PM

Closed Major Holidays

Thanksgiving Day and Christmas 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 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 on the date of the ticket. 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 day of for entry on a first come, first served basis.  We do not offer refunds.

Have more questions? 

Frequently Asked Questions

Museum Location

115 Coosa Street

Montgomery, AL

36104

Memorial Location

417 Caroline Street

Montgomery, AL

36104

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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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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