Recent Videos and Activities for Culture

The Safe House Black History Museum

Only two weeks before his assassination, on March 21st 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. sought refuge from the Ku Klux Klan in a small shotgun house while visiting Greensboro, Alabama. [more]

February 9, 2018

Coon Dog Cemetery

Popularly known as the Coon Dog Cemetery, the Key Underwood Coon Dog Memorial Graveyard in Colbert County was established in 1937. The cemetery is the final resting place for more [more]

June 30, 2017

Carver Theatre/Jazz Hall of Fame

The Carver Theatre was erected in 1935 on the corner of Fourth Avenue North and 17th Street North in Birmingham. The Carver was one of several theatres in the Fourth [more]

June 19, 2017

Gee’s Bend Quilts

Quilt making has a long history in Alabama, and there are no finer examples of this art form than the motifs and craftsmanship of the quilts of Gee’s Bend. Since [more]

February 16, 2017