Mt. Zion United Methodist Church

Mt. Zion United Methodist Church

On June 21, 1964, three voting rights activists, who had come to investigate the burning of Mt. Zion Church, were murdered. Their deaths provoked national outrage and led to the first successful federal prosecution of a civil rights case in Mississippi.


Address: 11199 County Rd. 747
City: Philadelphia
Contact Name: Community Development Partnership
Contact Phone: 601.656.1000
Contact Email: info@neshoba.org
Meeting Contact: Kaye Rowell
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