Journey from Slavery to Freedom Tour at James Madison's Montpelier
June 2, 2018 –
June 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30; and July 7, 14, 21, and 28 at 2:30 PM
Experience the African American transition from slavery to freedom.
Visit sites that bring to life generations of enslaved individuals who lived at Montpelier, and learn how citizenship evolved from slavery to Emancipation through Jim Crow to the present. This walking and driving tour begins at 2:30 PM at the David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center and will encompass sites of enslavement near the House, as well as the Gilmore Cabin and the 1910 Train Depot. Free.