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African Meeting House

8 Smith Ct, Boston, MA 02114-4007
+1 617-723-8863
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Fascinating glimpse into the early African-American community in Boston

The African Meeting House is part of Boston's Museum of African-American History and a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
mousebooks
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This trip was one of my favorite! Boston is steeped in history and I was in awe at this place... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2015
TaresaE
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Built in 1806, this is the oldest African-American church that still stands in the United States.
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30 Jul 2017
“Fascinating glimpse into the early African-American community in Boston”
24 Jun 2015
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8 Smith Ct, Boston, MA 02114-4007
Beacon Hill
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8 Smith Ct, Boston, MA 02114-4007
+1 617-723-8863
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

The African Meeting House is part of Boston's Museum of African-American History and a wonderful stop along the Black Heritage Trail. The museum exhibits change from time to time, but the hourly tour to the adjacent Meeting House is simply wonderful. Our National Park Service...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2015

This trip was one of my favorite! Boston is steeped in history and I was in awe at this place. The tour guide was amazing and to be in such a place were our founding fathers and activists were was amazing!

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Reviewed 5 August 2013

Crystal was our park ranger/tour guide, and she walked us from the school, over to the Meeting House and talked to us about the history of the building architecturally and cultrually. I think she did a really great job, and she was very kind to...More

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