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Black In Nineteenth-century Brooklyn

Saturday, September 22, 2018

11:00 am to 3:00 pm


TROLLEY TOUR EXAMINES AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY AT BOTH THE GREEN-WOOD CEMETERY AND WEEKSVILLE HERITAGE CENTER

Beginning at Green-Wood, this trolley tour explores the history of the African American experience in the nineteenth-century. Afterward, the trolley heads to Weeksville in Crown Heights to discover its history as one of America’s largest free black communities prior to the Civil War.

This trolley tour begins and ends at Green-Wood. A box lunch will be provided. Please email events@green-wood.com with any food allergies.

Contact Information:

Harry Weil
718-210-3080
events@green-wood.com

Where:

Green-Wood
500 25th Street at 5th Avenue, Brooklyn
New York City

Website:

www.green-wood.com/toursevents