Dating back to 1645, Portsmouth has a prominent African American history, with trans-Atlantic slave trade ships often docking in the city and bringing in a significant number of Africans who remained for over 300 years. This unique and informative tour documents these stories and reflects on the city’s controversial past.
Explore historic sites, such as the African Burying Ground Memorial and the 18th-century home of an enslaved Revolutionary War veteran. Immerse yourself in the fascinating stories and culture of African Americans in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.
Our tours offer a variety of transportation options, including both walking and riding via trolley, for your convenience and enjoyment.
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Book your tour today and experience the Black Heritage Trail of New Hampshire.