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We have recently moved our offices and several phone issues are still being resolved. If you do not reach someone by phone and can not leave a voicemail, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and leave your contact information and we will call you back.
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, 14 Beacon Street, Suite 401, Boston, MA 02108
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!
Did You Know?
The first African American recipient of the Medal of Honor was William Carney in 1900. Carney was a member of the famous Massachusetts 54th Regiment, and was honored with the medal for his valor at the Battle of Fort Wagner in 1863.