811 US 231 South
Troy, AL 36081-0486
Phone: (334) 566-7799
Fax: (334) 566-8039
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church
Tu to Fr from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM,Sa from 10:00 AM to 02:00 PMThe Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church is where the great Dr. Martin Luther King Junior began his movement for civil rights. The church not only holds regular services, but also offers tours to those who would like to explore the rich history of the church. There are specific sections of the church where Dr. Martin Luther King delivered motivational speeches; the Dexter Parsonage Museum is situated a few blocks away. This was also the epicenter of the Montgomery Bus Boycott. A visit to Montgomery would not be complete without a trip to this National Historic Landmark.