"MOTHER OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT"
One of the NAACP's most cherished goals was to end lynching in the United States. Galvanized by the last recorded lynching in Maryland, Lillie Carroll Jackson, Clarence M. Mitchell, Jr., Juanita Jackson Mitchell, Carl Murphy, Thurgood Marshall, Margaret Carey and their many allies worked tirelessly toward ending the practice of lynching and other racial injustices
in our country.
Throughout the museum, discover their journeys from local to national victories that have changed the nation for all Americans.
Now offering Virtual Tours:
LCJM has developed a virtual tour experience for visitors who are unable to travel to the museum. You may contact us through email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or click on our "Visit" tab to schedule a virtual tour.
Wednesdays: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursdays: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturdays: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Contact the Museum to plan a group visit outside of these advertised hours.
Closures Fall/Winter 2021
Thanksgiving, Nov. 24 - 27
Winter Break, Dec. 22 - Jan. 1, 2022
The Museum will reopen to the public on Jan. 5, 2022
Inclement Weather Policy
Additionally, because of our location, LCJM may follow delays and closures of Baltimore City Public Schools.
Please contact the museum to verify the closure status, if you plan to visit and have concerns.
- Thu, Jun 03Online DiscussionJun 03, 2021, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDTOnline DiscussionJoin our virtual post film discussion of Tulsa: The Fire and the Forgotten which debuts on MPT, Monday, May 31, 2021 at 9pm EST. This revealing film examines the Tulsa Race Massacre 100 Years Later and explores the history of “Black Wall Street,” anti-Black violence, and Black resilience in America.
- Tue, May 04ZOOM Virtual PresentationMay 04, 2021, 7:30 PM – 8:15 PM EDTZOOM Virtual PresentationLearn about Baltimore's unique Civil Rights history with a FREE 45-minute tour with the Lillie Carroll Jackson Civil Rights Museum. This tour is presented in partnership with the Lombard Historical Society as part of their "Taste of History" virtual tour series!