Sixteenth Street Baptist Church

Church, founded in 1873, is a significant part of Birmingham's Civil Rights District. Renovated structure is site of infamous 1963 bombing that killed 4 young girls and brought world condemnation of racial violence. The tragedy was a major turning point in the civil rights protest in Birmingham and became a rallying cry for unity throughout the country.

  • US Civil Rights Trail
  • Alabama Civil Rights Trail
Visit Website Call Us
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church

Visit Us

1530 6th Ave. N
Birmingham AL, 35203

Get Directions

For more information


Hours of Operation

  • Open Tu-F 10-3, Sat. 10-1 and by appt.; groups by appt. only
Wheelchair Accessible
Get your FREE
Vacation Guide
Stay Informed
Subscribe to Newsletter
Find the perfect Sweet Spot with our Interactive Map

Where to Stay

Upcoming Events

I want to discover
Alabama attractions by

and feel
We use cookies on our website to enhance your experience. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. Learn more in our Privacy Policy.