• African Burial Ground National Memorial

    African Burial Ground

    National Monument New York

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Rangers celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the discovery of the remains.

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A map shows the African Burial Ground in relationship to the NYC street grid

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.