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.
Support Your Park
Groups, associations, volunteers, and everyday park visitors all have the potential to contribute in some way to the protection of our national treasures.
If you are interested in doing more to support the African Burial Ground National Monument and other National Park Service sites, you have many park support opportunities to choose from.
Did You Know?
Lost to history due to landfill and development, the African Burial Ground was rediscovered in 1991 during the construction of a Federal office building. Approximately 15,000 free and enslaved Africans were buried in the five or six acre burial ground that dates from the 17th century. More...