Special Times: 2 p.m., 3 p.m. and 4 p.m.
Follow 85 year-old Mr. Armstrong, an African American barber and civil rights activist in Birmingham, Alabama, as he experiences the manifestation of an unimaginable dream: the election of the first African American president.
MLK Jr. Weekend Special Admission: $5
Event begins at 2:00PM
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