Visitor Policies

ACCESSIBILITY

The Center is accessible to people with disabilities and meets all ADA requirements.

 

WHEELCHAIR AND STROLLER POLICY

Conventional wheelchairs and single strollers are allowed at the Center for Civil and Human Rights. Front-facing baby carriers are permitted and encouraged. During peak attendance periods, strollers may be restricted in certain areas—updates on these and other restrictions will be posted on the website under hours.

 

BACKPACK POLICY

Large backpacks and bags may not be carried into the galleries. Rear-facing baby backpack carriers are NOT permitted.

 

FIREARMS AND OTHER WEAPONS POLICY

Guns, knives, lighters, and mace are NOT allowed in The Center.

Pemberton Place does not allow OFF DUTY armed forces officers to carry weapons on the premises. Complimentary firearm lockers are available at the Georgia Aquarium.

 

FOOD AND DRINK POLICY

Food and drink are NOT permitted in the galleries or atrium areas. This includes personal water bottles, chewing gum, candy and lozenges. Parents may feed babies in the atrium area.

 

PHOTOGRAPHY AND VIDEOGRAPHY POLICY

Photography is permitted for private, noncommercial use only. Photography is not permitted in the “Voice to the Voiceless” gallery featuring the Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr., Collection. Photographs may not be published, sold, reproduced, transferred, distributed or otherwise commercially exploited in any manner. Stopping traffic in order to take photos is PROHIBITED. Tripods and monopods are NOT permitted. Plugging into The Center’s electrical outlets is strictly PROHIBITED. The use of flash is PROHIBITED IN ALL GALLERIES at all times. 

 

LOST AND FOUND POLICY

Found property will be turned in to the Visitor Services desk located on the second floor main lobby level. Found property will be held at the Visitor Services desk for 72 hours. After 72 hours, found property will be turned in to the Security Office.