Can you go inside the Lorraine Motel?
over a year ago. You can take pictures from the outside but you can not see the interior of the motel. It is well worth a visit if you can squeeze it in.
Why is Lorraine Motel famous?
With its stylized exterior, excellent café, and superior service, the motel hosted more than just travelers; the Lorraine was also the site of important business meetings and celebratory gatherings, such as weddings. The Lorraine was the preferred stop for many blacks who came to Memphis.
What car did Martin Luther King Drive?
King often was driven to Memphis events in a white Cadillac owned by the late local activist and community leader Cornelia Crenshaw, the cars at the museum have no historical significance.
How long does it take to go through the National Civil Rights museum?
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Average museum experience is 1.5 hours. should expect an abbreviated experience.