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Brown Chapel AME Church

Historic Site

First AME church (established in 1866). It was the headquarters during the voting rights movement and was the starting point for Selma-to-Montgomery marchers. The Selma to Montgomery National Historic Trail/All-American Road begins here. A bust of Dr. King in front of the church commemorates his involvement in the movement.

Wheelchair Accessible

For more information visit:
http://www.nps.gov/semo/historyculture/brown-chapel-ame-church.htm

Brown Chapel AME Church
410 Martin Luther King St.
Selma, AL 36703
334-874-7897
Hours of Operation
  • Open by appointment
Fees
  • Not provided