The original portion of the lunch counter and stools where the four students sat on Feb. 1, 1960, has never been moved from its original footprint.


Upcoming Events

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Saturday, January and February 2017F

2017 Gala and Banquet

The Elm Street Center
Greensboro, N.C.

The 2017 International Civil Rights Center & Museum Gala and Banquet will be held at the Elm Street Center in Greensboro, N.C., on February 4, 2017, 6:00 p.m. This annual event honors the civil and human rights achievements of community leaders, corporations, organizations and individuals throughout the world. Tickets are $125 and can be purchased online. All proceeds benefit the International Civil Rights Center & Museum.