African Meeting House

Interesting
The African Meeting House can be found behind Abiel Smith School. This is the nation's oldest (1806) remaining black church. The handsome brick building provided a forum for supporters of the anti-slavery movement.

Useful information

Adresse : 

Smith Ct. 8

Phone:

+1 617-725-0022

Opening hours

[daily except Sun 10am-4pm - closed 1 Jan, Thanksgiving Day and 25 Dec]

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