Brown Chapel African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church, the first AME church in Alabama, was the site of preparations for the march to Montgomery on March 7, 1965, a day that became known as Bloody Sunday. The church also served as a refuge for injured marchers. Declared a National Historic Landmark in 1997, the church is still in use today.

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Phone: 334-874-7897

Address: 410 Martin Luther King Street, Selma, AL, United States

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https://www.nps.gov/nr/travel/civilrights/al2.htm

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