Atlanta Museums and Historic Places Essay

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First off I really think that you should come visit Atlanta someday. It’s one of the biggest southern states in the USA. I have lived in Atlanta over 5 years, absolutely love it. Did you know Atlanta is the birth place of the Great Martin Luther King Jr? Also, Atlanta is known for the largest Aquarium in the US. Another thing that’s very interesting about Atlanta is that they are known for their Coca Cola Company.
Now, I mentioned did you know that the Great Martin Luther King Jr. birth place was Atlanta. Well Our Great Martin Luther King Jr. was born in Atlanta, Georgia on January 15, 1929 and he was shot and killed on April 4, 1968 at the age of 39. Martin Luther King Jr. was one of the most prominent leaders in the African American Civil Rights movement in the 1960’s. Since I been staying in Atlanta I have gotten to visit Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. house that he had grew up in which is in
Atlanta, Georgia. If you would ever like to visit the house it is free to get in. They made his house into a museum with the history of him inside. The house is very touching when your there in the house it’s like you’re walking in his foot prints you can see lots of pictures of him and his family. I actually got to sit in the chair that Martin sat in. Also got to see the life, and listen to the good words of Martin Luther King Jr. Martin was a great man that fought and stood his grounds for his people. You know he’s a great man they gave him a day on the calendar Martin Luther…

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