Guided Tours for Education Groups
African Burial Ground National Monument Tours
The Educational Tour for School Groups is roughly 90 minutes in total. During the program, the ranger will present on the history of slavery during the Dutch and British periods and the history of the African Burial Ground and its re-discovery in 1991. Included in the program is a site introduction film approximately 20 minutes in length. Participants will be encouraged to engage in the program, ask questions, share thoughts and comments. The Guided AFBG Tour also includes a 30-minute Guided Outdoor Memorial Tour in the Spring and Summer, or a Guided Art Tour in the Fall and Winter.
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Need to Know
- Length of Tour
The guided AFBG tour is roughly 90 minutes in total.
There is access to restrooms and water fountains while inside the visitor center.
- Security Screening
The tour finishes outside and to re-enter the visitor center, visitors must repeat the security screening process.