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.
Plan Your Visit
Make the most of your visit to the African Burial Ground National Monument.
The stories of the African Burial Ground teach us how free and enslaved Africans contributed to the physical and spiritual development of Lower Manhattan during the 17th and 18th centuries.
There are many different activities to participate in, things to do, and history to explore at the African Burial Ground National Monument.
If you would like more help planning your visit please contact the site at (212) 637-2019.
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...