• Cedar Hill

    Frederick Douglass

    National Historic Site District of Columbia

Birthday Appreciations

Thank You

Thank you to everyone who helped us celebrate Frederick Douglass's birthday. In particular we would like to thank:

The Washington Revels
Double Nickels
Union Temple Baptist Church
Fort McHenry Fife and Drum Corp
Hari Jones of the African American Civil War Museum and Memorial

Did You Know?

The Growlery

Behind Cedar Hill is a reconstruction of the "Growlery," where Frederick Douglass retreated to work and "growl" when he was in the mood. This one-room den was simply furnished with a fireplace, desk, and couch.