Ranger-led tours for the month of February
We have reached our capacity for ranger-led tours during the month of February. Please consider a self-guided tour, or join us for our events and performances taking place, throughout the month, in celebration of Black History Month.
Operating Hours & Seasons
African Burial Ground National Monument consists of an indoor visitor center and exhibition and an outdoor memorial. The memorial is closed for the winter season, and will re-open on March 3, 2014. It is currently closed due to a concern about the hazards that icy conditions present during the winter. 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?
New York's African Burial Ground is the final resting place of approximately 15,000 free and enslaved Africans. Dating from the late 17th century. It has been called one of the most important archaeological finds of our time. More...