Medgar Evers Home Museum, Jackson

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  • Stopped in Jackson on our drive south to Orange Beach, AL. Scheduled tour beforehand with Minnie Watson. She was a delightful tour guide and a wealth of knowledge about Medgar Evers' life and death, h...  more »
  • The story of Medgar Evers illustrates the turbulence and strife plaguing our country in the 1960s, and today. So many courageous individuals bucked the status quo to say "This is not okay." Mr. Evers ...  more »
  • On the way back from Memphis with a group of 7th graders from Louisiana, we were able to stop and tour the Medgar Evers' home. Ms. Minnie Watson does a phenomenal job of telling the history of Mr. Eve...  more »
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  • Full of history. Great historical landmark. Kudos to the curator!
  • This was a awesome tour.I recommend that everyone should visit Megar Evers Home.
  • Historical site. I'd highly recommend a visit
  • I have seen the movie the Medgar Evers story and to go to the very house where he gave his life to support the civil rights movement was very humbling. I highly recommend this as a stop for a better understanding of the civil rights history.
  • Absolutely amazing, tour guide was very insightful, must visit!

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