About Sixteenth Street Baptist Church
On September 15, 1963, members of the Ku Klux Klan planted a bomb at the church that exploded just after Sunday services, killing four young girls and generating international outrage that provided the impetus for passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church
1530 6th Ave. N., Birmingham, AL 35203
Tours: Tuesday-Friday 10 am until 2 pm
Saturday by appointment
See website for details and reservations.