• Dedication of the Shaw Memorial 1897

    Boston African American

    National Historic Site Massachusetts

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  • Shaw Memorial Restoration and Fall Tours

    We are now in our Fall Tour Season. Black Heritage Trail tours depart at 2 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday from behind the Shaw Memorial as it undergoes restoration.

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Boston African American National Historic Site
15 State Street
9th Floor
Boston, MA 02109

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Site Headquarters
(617) 742-5415

By Fax
(617) 720-0848

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To contact our Site Manager, Terry E. Brown:
(617) 720-0753
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Did You Know?

African Meeting House, Boston

The African Meeting House in Boston’s Beacon Hill neighborhood is the oldest standing black church structure in the country, with the first service on December 6th, 1806.