Omaha, Nebraska: Malcolm X Born Here

A variety of improvised signs have marked this spot over the years; now there's a memorial plaza and an official Nebraska historical marker.

Malcolm X Memorial Foundation Visitor Center

Address:
3448 Evans St., Omaha, NE
Directions:
The birthplace is now an open patch of land on the east side of N. 36th St. at the intersection of Pinkney St.
Hours:
Gate may be locked. Call to have it unlocked. (Call to verify)
Phone:
402-455-9200
Admission:
Free
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Malcolm X.

Signs: Malcolm X Born Here

There is now a plaque at the site. The gate is unlocked from 8 am to 6 pm. You can go right on in or you can call the phone number posted on the sign. Be sure to shut it when you leave.

[Mrs Butterfly Tattoo, 04/02/2010]

Malcolm X Birthsite

Malcolm X Birthsite Sign

Malcolm X Birthsite. A sign on a chain link fence.

You will miss it if you are not looking for the sign as it's near a curve.

[Tade, 11/01/2008]
Malcolm X Born Here

A memorial to Malcolm X is currently under construction. Parking entrance is off of Evans St.

[Warren FIscher, 10/09/2008]
Signs: Malcolm X Born Here

A large, boldly lettered sign, not in the style of an official historical marker. The activist and assassinated civil rights leader may have to wait a few more years for that...

[RoadsideAmerica.com Team, 09/01/2007]

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