• African Burial Ground National Memorial

    African Burial Ground

    National Monument New York

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?

The Sankofa has strong associations with the African Burial Ground

Unearthed during the excavation of the federal office building at 290 Broadway in New York City in 1991, the African Burial Ground was designated a New York City Historic District, a National Historic Landmark and, on February 27, 2006, a National Monument. More...