African Burial Ground National Monument MLK Day Celebration

GHHEditor January 11th
Start: January 16, 2017, 10:30 am
End: January 16, 2017, 3:30 pm

Join the African Burial Ground National Monument as they host the grand opening of their visitor center and honor the memory of Martin Luther King Jr.  The monument, honoring and preserving the memory of a burial ground for Africans in America (used from the late 17th century to the late 18th century), is an unforgettable historic site right here in Manhattan. 

On MLK day, the Monument will host screenings of the documentary Slavery by Another Name  (10:30am-12pm) and KING: A Filmed Record...Montgomery to Memphis (12:30pm-3:30pm) 

The screenings are free and open to all. 

 

Details:

When: Monday January 16th, 10:30am-3:30pm

Where: African Burial Ground National Monument (Ted Weiss Federal Building)

             290 Broadway, NY 10007

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