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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Statue

401 S. 2nd St. Springfield, Illinois 62702




A 300-lb. bronze statue of a 26 year old Martin Luther King, Jr. was first unveiled on Jan 14, 1988. King is the first non-Illinois resident to be honored with a statue. The statue is located at “Freedom Corner,” facing the Abraham Lincoln statue across from the IL State Capitol.

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