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 firstname.lastname@example.org with any food allergies.