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Self-Guided African-American History Tour in Downtown Galveston

Friday, February 26, 2021 | 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until Sunday, February 28, 2021


Take yourself on a journey through African-American history in Galveston with an island guide to many historic sites, monuments, historic Black churches, modern heroes, landmarks, and more.

Many sites, monuments, churches, and landmarks dot Galveston’s historic downtown and can be visited at no charge.

Click here explore a detailed tour of Galveston’s African American history or to download a copy of the guidebook Galveston’s African American Historic Places & Pioneers, prepared by the Old Central Cultural Center and Galveston Historical Foundation’s African-American Heritage Committee.

Sites can be viewed throughout the year, and not only during Black History Month, of course.

Jack Johnson Park | Photo courtesy of Visit Galveston

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Friday, February 26, 2021
8:00 am to 6:00 pm
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