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.


Jesse Jackson getting involved.

Museum Docents & Internship Opportunities

The International Civil Rights Center & Museum offers a variety of unique internship and docent opportunities. To learn more about the Museum's docent and internship program, contact Volunteer Coordinator Nakia Hoskins at or 336.274.9199 x 204.

Download our Volunteer Area Descriptions here: Volunteer Area Descriptions.pdf (Adobe Acrobat - 106kb)

Download our Volunteer Application Form here: Volunteer Application Form.pdf (Adobe Acrobat - 93kb)