• Dedication of the Shaw Memorial 1897

    Boston African American

    National Historic Site Massachusetts

Support Your Park

There are a few ways to be responsible stewards of your Boston African American National Historic Site:

Donate. You can make a tax deductible donation directly to: National Park Service, 15 State Street, 9th Floor, Boston, MA 02109.

Visit, Learn, and Share. Visit the park (in person or virtually), learn about the people and events that make it one of America’s Treasures, and share those stories with others who may come to understand and enjoy your park, too!

Volunteer. To find out more about volunteer opportunities, please visit here.



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.