• African Burial Ground National Memorial

    African Burial Ground

    National Monument New York

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  • 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.

GMP Open Houses: What We Heard and Learned from You

At our Spring 2009 Open Houses, we listened to you and this is what we heard and learned.
 

Transcripts from Spring 2009 Open Houses

At our Spring Open Houses we asked the public for their input. Depending on their preference people could submit written comments, have a stenographer type their verbal comments or be videotaped. The written compellation of those comments can be accessed with the following links:

Written Comment Forms

Stenography: Comments recorded by a stenographer are separated by the neighborhoods in which the open houses occurred.

Video Transcripts

Did You Know?

Detail of the map in the heart of the memorial at African Burial Ground NM

Forty percent of the 419 sets of remains found during the rediscovery of the African Burial Ground were the remains of children. More...