Boston African American National Historic Site, MA

National Park Service
The Robert Gould Shaw Memorial
The Robert Gould Shaw Memorial

A close-up of the soldiers of the 54th Regiment on the Robert Gould Shaw Memorial.

Boston African American National Historic Site

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Boston African American National Historic Site

Centered on the north slope of Beacon Hill, the African American community of 19th century Boston led the city and the nation in the fight against slavery and injustice. These remarkable men and women,...[more]


15 State Street
9th Floor
Boston, MA 02109
Phone:(617) 742 5415

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Directions The site's administrative offices are found at 15 Street in Boston. Our Rangers and programs can be found at the Museum of African American History, 46 Joy Street, on Beacon Hill in downtown Boston.

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