The bookstore is located in the visitor center and is open during park hours. Books and educational products related to Frederick Douglass, African-American history, slavery, emancipation, the Underground Railroad, and more, are available for purchase.

The bookstore is managed by Eastern National, a cooperating association of the National Park Service. Some merchandise can be purchased through its online store eParks.
A table with posters, puzzles, coffee mugs, and other items featuring a logo with Frederick Douglass on it
The bookstore offers a variety of merchandise about Frederick Douglass and African-American history, including special items for the Frederick Douglass Bicentennial.

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A hand holding a stamp over a booklet
Stamps are a great way to track all the special places that you visit.

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Passport to Your National Parks®

Cancellation stamps for the Passport to Your National Parks® program are available in the visitor center. A stamping station at the front desk features the following cancellation stamps:
  • Frederick Douglass Bicentennial / 1818 - 2018 / Frederick Douglass NHS
  • Frederick Douglass NHS / Washington, DC
  • Underground Railroad Freedom Network / Frederick Douglass NHS

At the same stamping station, you can also find cancellation stamps for other units administered by National Capital Parks-East:

Last updated: February 19, 2018

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