Brown v Board interior

Uncover a history of courage and determination

The story of Brown v. Board of Education, which ended legal segregation in public schools, is one of hope and resounding resolve. When the people agreed to be plaintiffs in the case, they never knew they would change history. Gain an understanding and appreciation of the role this 1954 Supreme Court decision played in the Civil Rights Movement.

ALSO READ: Brown V Board 65th Anniversary 10-Day Celebration Break Down

Whether you have 30 minutes or several hours at the site, independently tour our galleries, explore a temporary exhibit, or go on a historic Monroe School building tour. This historic site is operated by the National Park Service and is open daily from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and admission is free.

What to plan a field trip to Brown V Board?

Have you seen the Brown V Board Mural?

Brown v Board interior sign 2

Learn not only about the Brown V Board of Education Supreme Court case but also the history of the fight for civil right in the U.S.

For more information, check out the historic site's website!