Skip to main content

The Lorraine Motel, 40 years later

  • Story Highlights
  • Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was killed at the Lorraine Motel 40 years ago
  • The motel eventually closed after the assassination
  • The site opened its doors again as the National Civil Rights Museum in 1991
  • Next Article in U.S. »
  • E-mail
  • Save
  • Print