The National Civil Rights Museum presented King Day: An All-Day Celebration, including free admission, thanks to FedEx. King Day kicked off yearlong observances themed “Freedom Can’t Wait” as the NCRM focuses on major civil rights milestones with anniversaries in 2023. (Photo: Tyrone P. Easley/The New Tri-State Defender)

Amongst the many observances of MLK Day 2023 in Memphis were those reflected in these images: