The Freedom Riders' journey into the Deep South changed the course of American history. Use this map to follow along the original route, and click each point to learn more about key moments of the movement.
History of the Freedom Rides
From a warm reception in Atlanta to violent attacks in Alabama, learn more about what the Riders encountered at each stop. Get the details »
Raymond Arsenault, a professor who dedicated years of study to the Freedom Rides, explains the movement's significance. What can young people learn? »