Explore Greenville’s Civil Rights History – US Civil Rights Trail
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    Springfield Baptist Church – A Place of Prayer From Post Civil War to Present Day

    Visiting Greenville offers a reflective experience rich in African-American history, from slavery and the tumultuous period after the Civil War to the monumental events of the Civil Rights Movement. The city’s historic sites commemorate and preserve the courage and bravery of those who were morally committed to improving the lives of African-Americans and fighting for justice, liberty and equality for all Americans.


    When you’re ready to experience the history of the United States Civil Rights Trail firsthand, download a state itinerary. These guides have information about the sites you can visit in each state as well as directions and other useful tools to help you successfully plan your trip.


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