Outdoor Memorial Closure
Starting November 1, 2014 through March 2, 2015 the African Burial Ground National Monument's outdoor memorial will be closed for the winter season. The indoor visitor center will remain open daily through the winter Tuesday-Saturday 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Past Issues of General Management Planning Newsletter
Virtual Open House: May 2009
Welcome to the first series of meetings on the African Burial Ground National Monument's General Management Planning process.
Letter from the Superintendent, Tara D. Morrison
Five Important Facts about the National Monument
The National Park Service General Management Planning process
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Did You Know?
The ancestral remains of 419 individuals, which were removed in 1991 and taken to Howard University for scientific study, were reinterred at the African Burial Ground Memorial Site on October 4, 2003. Each year, October 4 is a day of remembrance and celebration at the African Burial Ground. More...