Operating Hours & Seasons
African Burial Ground National Monument consists of an indoor visitor center and exhibition and an outdoor memorial. Hours of operation are listed below. Both the indoor visitor center and outdoor memorial are closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.
INDOOR VISITOR CENTER AND EXHIBITIONS
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...