Black Heritage Trail®
Ranger-Guided Walking Tours
BOS | Shaw/54th Regiment Memorial
Free | Schedule to be Announced
Meet your interpretive ranger from the National Park Service Boston African American National Historic Site for a walking tour through Boston’s free African American community of the 19th century. Its residents and visitors led the nation in the movement to end slavery and to achieve equal rights. Tours only available on request during off seasons. Admission by donation. <more>
Voices of Freedom
Sun. | April 9, 2017 | 4pm
BOS | Vilna Shul
Join us for this extraordinary multicultural event featuring three choirs: the Zamir Chorale of Boston, America’s foremost Jewish choral ensemble; VOICES 21C, a diverse choir dedicated to positive interactions, social justice, and global understanding; and the Boston Community Gospel Choir, led by Brother Dennis Slaughter. This program is a partnership between the Museum of African American History and Vilna Shul. (Pictured above: Dennis L. Slaughter founding director of the Boston Community Choir.)
"Walk With Me: The Trials of Damon Keith"
Thurs. | April 13, 2017 | 6:30pm
BOS | African Meeting House
Join us for a screening of this award-winning documentary that tells the story of ten extraordinary years, four groundbreaking cases, and one unconventional federal judge whose rulings forever changed the face of civil rights in the United States. The film’s director, Jesse Nesser, is a graduate of Marlboro College and will be present for the screening.
This event is sponsored by Marlboro College. Admission is free.
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