African American

African American

African American tourist destinations and black-owned hospitality related business establishments.

Boston Black Heritage Trail tours start May 28th

Mark your calendars! Tours of Boston’s #BlackHeritageTrail come back at 1 pm on May 28th! Tours will run Mondays through Saturdays at 1 pm and meet at the Robert Gould Shaw/54th Regiment Memorial. These tours are FREE! #BostonHistory
Shadow Fall North film

Shadows Fall North film showing sponsored by the Black Heritage Trail of New Hampshire.

Black Heritage Trail of New Hampshire is showing the documentary film "Shadows Fall North" on Tuesday, April 3t, 6 p.m. at the Kittery Community Center Star Theater, 120 Rogers Rd in Kittery ME. The film...

First Boston slave trade remarks made by a governor in 1638.

First Boston slave trade remarks made by a governor. this is the paper with a journal entry from the year 1638 made by Massachusetts Governor John Winthrop about the slave trade.
photo from SKIFT.COM blog

Black travelers are finding business retreats seductive.

Black travelers pack mindfulness and other cool activities into business retreats they are taking. The big fist in the photo is from Detroit, but New Englanders won't have to go that far to retreat....
Portsmouth NH logo

Black Heritage Trail NH moves to new Portsmouth location

The Black Heritage Trail of NH (BHTNH) has moved to a new location at 280 Marcy Street in the old South Meeting House in Portsmouth’s historic South End, effective April 1, 2018. AboutBlackBoston.org offers group...

NCAAA Museum of the National Center for Afro-American Artists – Boston

The Museum of the National Center of Afro American Artists (NCAAA) presents a wide range of historical and contemporary exhibitions in many media, including painting, sculpture, graphics, photography and more. It leads the $500M...

Author Phyllis Wheatley is a major exhibit at the Massachusetts Historical Society

Founded in 1791, the Massachusetts Historical Society has collected to tell us the story about American history, life and culture. It holds  millions of rare and unique documents, artifacts, and irreplaceable national treasures. The...
Martin Luther King Collage

Generous donor donates millions to create a Boston Martin Luther Memorial in the city.

Entrepreneur Paul English pledged millions of dollars to fund the City of Boston endorsed construction of a new Martin Luther King, Jr., Coretta Scott King permanent installation to memorialize Dr. King. A budget of $5...