The African Burial Ground National Monument will be closed at 3:00 pm on November 27, 2013. This will be in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
The multimedia section of the website shares interesting aspects of the park with you through audio and video presentations.
"Westward Bound," a unique multimedia presentation conducted at our visitor center concluded in January; The complementary website can be found at the following link. The second part of this exhibition, which will debut in early March and focuses on sacred body art from the Omo culture of Africa can be previewed online at the following link.
African Burial Ground National Monument
Did You Know?
New York's African Burial Ground is the nation's earliest known African and African American cemetery. An estimated 15,000 men, women and children were buried here between the late 1600s and the mid 1790s. More...