• Dedication of the Shaw Memorial 1897

    Boston African American

    National Historic Site Massachusetts

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  • Labor Day, Monday September 1st Begins Fall Schedule for Walking Tours

    There will be a Black Heritage Trail walking tour on Monday, September 1st at 2 p.m. Please meet your Ranger at the Robert Gould Shaw Memorial on Beacon Street.

Event Details

  • 05/28/2014

    Location: African Meeting House | Map Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Fee Information: FREE Contact Name: BOAF Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 617.742.5415

Join the Honorable Margaret A. Burnham and the Beacon Hill Scholars for a presentation on the fugitive slave cases in Boston.  Hear exciting and inspiring stories about Lewis and Harriet Hayden, William and Ellen Craft, the Boston Vigilance Committee, George Latimer, Shadrack Minkins, Thomas Sims, and Anthony Burns.