At which hotel did Martin Luther King, Jr. start his “I have a dream” speech?
If you guessed Airlie (1892) Warrington, Virginia, you guessed correctly. For more than five decades, global leaders and policy makers, including Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. have visited Airlie Center for significant conferences that have shaped the future of social movements and institutions. The impact of Airlie Center is rooted in the founding vision of Dr. Murdock Head, who purchased the picturesque Airlie Farm in 1956. During a meeting at Airlie, Dr. King begin writing his iconic speech, "I have a dream."
Today, Airlie is a serene getaway from the everyday, the premier destination for conferences, retreats, and scenic getaways in Northern Virginia. Situated on 1,200 well-manicured acres at the foothills of the Shenandoah Mountains, Airlie is a dedicated Warrenton, VA hotel and conference center with expansive meeting space and unmatched conference support. To learn more, or book your stay, click here.
To learn more, or book your stay, click here.