talladega college

A Moment in History

The Amistad Murals consists of three panels: The Revolt, The Court Scene, and Back to Africa. They are housed in Savery Library and are known as one of artist Hale Aspacio Woodruff´┐Żs best known works.

Plan A Visit To Talladega College

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We invite you to visit our beautiful campus. Talladega College is located on 50 acres in the city of Talladega, Alabama. The wooded campus sits on a plateau about 700 feet above a valley in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

From the moment you visit the campus, you"ll be inspired by the richness of the architectural design of the buildings- many which date back to the 1850's; Plus, Talladega college is home to the world renowned Amistad Murals, created by famed artist Hale Woodruff.

As hard as it may seem to believe, it is true that two former slaves helped to found the school. Truly, this place is something special, but don't just take our word for it, come see it for yourself.

To schedule a campus tour, please click on the link below, and you will be directed to a campus tour request form.

After submitting the tour request form, you will receive a confirmation of your visit within three business days. If you have not received your confirmation, within three business days, please contact the Office of Admissions at 256-761-6235.



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By Mail:
Office of Admissions
Talladega College
627 Battle Street West
Talladega, AL 35160

Phone: (866) 540-3956
or (256) 362-0274



The history of Talladega College began on November 20, 1865, when two former slaves William Savery and Thomas Tarrant, both of Talladega, met in convention with a group of new freedmen in Mobile, Alabama.

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