The African Burial Ground National Monument will be closed at 3:00 pm on November 27, 2013. This will be in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
Join Our Friends
Numerous organizations are supporting the preservation of the nation's natural, cultural, and historic sites. Some are fund-raising groups and others are membership organizations. Several that are affiliated wth the African Burial Ground National Monument are listed below:
Did You Know?
The African Burial Ground, called the Negroes Burial Ground by the Dutch and English, was closed to make way for development and covered with landfill, concrete and buildings.