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Your Guide to Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site

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Overview

The story of Brown v. Board of Education, which ended legal segregation in public schools, is one of hope and courage.

When the people agreed to be plaintiffs in the case, they never knew they would change history. The people who make up this story were ordinary people. They were teachers, secretaries, welders, ministers and students who simply wanted to be treated equally.

Directions

The site is located in downtown Topeka, Kansas at 1515 SE Monroe Street.

GPS: lat:39.03787665, long:-95.67614437

Physical address: 1515 SE Monroe Street, Topeka, KS, 66612-1143

Fees

Free Admission

Weather

Kansas has a temperate but continental climate, with great extremes between summer and winter temperatures but few long periods of extreme hot or cold.

Contact Information

Phone: 7853544273

Hours for Visitor Center

We are currently open Tuesday through Saturday. We are closed for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day. View closures: https://www.nps.gov/brvb/planyourvisit/hours.htm

Sunday: Closed

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

Wednesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

Thursday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

Friday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

Saturday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM