Nelson Mandela birthday

Politics & Government
8:14 am
Thu July 18, 2013

Civil Rights Museum Offers Free Admission Thursday

The SPLC's Civil Rights Memorial Center is offering free admission Thursday, July 18 in honor of Nelson Mandela's 95th birthday.

The Southern Poverty Law Center's Civil Rights Memorial Center is offering a day of free admission in honor of former South African President Nelson Mandela's 95th birthday.

   Center officials said admission will be free Thursday on Mandela's birthday. Mandela has been hospitalized recently with a recurring lung infection.

   Activities at the center Thursday will include a screening of the documentary "Nelson Mandela: Journey to Freedom."