Dates & Times
Tuesday, July 4, 2023
Type of Event
The Frederick Douglass National Historic Site will reopen to the public on Tuesday, July 4. There will be an opening ceremony at 11:00 am with a ribbon-cutting, music and dramatic portrayal of Mr. Douglass.
Following the ceremony, the site will be open for first floor walk-throughs from 12:30 - 3:00 pm and there will be music by DC Strings. Standard ranger-led tours will be offered 3-5 pm with timed tickets available at the event.
Starting July 5, the home will be open for timed-entry tours Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays from 9 am – 5 pm Advance tickets are strongly encouraged and can be made on Recreation.gov
Reservation or Registration: No
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