Difference between revisions of "Atlanta/Sweet Auburn"
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King Historic District is a National Historic District within Sweet Auburn in Atlanta. This area served as the thriving center of black enterprise in Atlanta from the 1890s through the 1940s and is the birthplace of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Visitors can explore his birth home, the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church and the King Center, where Dr. King's Nobel Prize is on exhibit. The crypt and gravesite of Dr. King and his wife, Coretta Scott King, are also located at the King Center.
MARTA East-West Line makes a stop at King Memorial Station (E2).