Endorsed by Curators:
All too often our knowledge of the civil rights movement is limited to a few national heroes such as Martin Luther King Jr. and Rosa Parks. Your tour guide is here to expand your knowledge so that you can have a well-rounded view of the history of the United States. On this walking tour, you will learn about the 5 Nashville community leaders who have made history, behind-the-scenes. You will see the places were brave students sat-in to protest inequality, hear the stories about them that are not well known, and reflect on the role that these everyday people, both black and white, played in shaping Nashville and this country.