Families find a world of Black History in Atlanta’s historic places. The state capital of Georgia is home to the state legislature and also the birthplace of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. Visit the late Dr. King’s home church, Ebenezer Baptist Church. Atlanta is also home to the Atlanta University Center, the hub of the historically Black colleges in the Atlanta area, including Clark Atlanta University, Spelman College, the International Theological Center, Morehouse College and the Morehouse School of Medicine. Visitors can walk through history on Auburn Avenue, the center of the Sweet Auburn District, one of the oldest Black neighborhoods in the city.
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