Rolls Down Like Water

The American Civil Rights Movement

The Civil Rights Movement gallery presents the brave fight for equality in The American Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 1960s. Visitors will be immersed in a visceral experience of sights, sounds and interactive displays depicting the courageous struggles of individuals working to transform the United States from Jim Crow laws to equal rights for all.

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The “Rolls Down Like Water” exhibition is curated by Tony Award–winning theatrical playwright and film director George C. Wolfe, chief creative officer of The Center.