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Edmund Pettus Bridge, Selma

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  • August 2, 2017
    My family members and I took a tour of the historic scenes of Selma and you can't leave Selma without going to the bridge.  more »
  • August 1, 2017
    Simple-looking yet full of history. There's a civil-rights interpretative center and small park at the north end, while there's some shops and small museums at the southern end. I suggest parking on t...  more »
  • July 29, 2017
    The bridge is just a bridge. It's the history that's so important. I can close my eyes and see annual marches as well as the footage from times past. I was in Selma teaching, trying to assist with som...  more »
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  • June 23, 2017
    It was an awesome experience. My wife and I got to meet one of the participants of the Bloody Sunday during the early civil rights movement . Not only did we get to meet Ms. Bland, but we got to hear how the movement started. I would definitely encourage everyone to take a trip to Selma, AL. for an in person experience.
  • June 3, 2017
    This is a historical landmark in rural Alabama. The structure of the bright is well maintained and preserved. The thing the city need is to take advantage of this site to bring some business opportunities to the community.
  • July 4, 2017
    Small bridge but great historical site. Good visit for tourist.
  • April 11, 2017
    I came from Boston to experience this bridge. I definitely think the name of the bridge should be changed but other than that It was amazing to be able to walk from one end to the other...very emotional
  • June 28, 2017
    A neat historical experience with a good interpretive center.

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