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.
Virtual Open House
Virtual Open House: November 2009
Welcome to African Burial Ground National Monument's Virtual Open House. Below are links to PDFs of the posters that were used at the physical open houses in Harlem, Brooklyn and at the monument.
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Did You Know?
The African Burial Ground, called the Negroes Burial Ground by the Dutch and English, was closed to make way for development and covered with landfill, concrete and buildings.