Florida Black Heritage Trail

Would love to get a hard copy of the 1991, 2007, and any recent edition of Florida’s Black Heritage Trail publication. In 1990, the Florida Legislature created the Study Commission…

Celebrate the 144th Anniversary of the Birth of Mary McLeod Bethune

The National Park Service will celebrate the 144th anniversary of Mary McLeod Bethune’s birth with two FREE public programs. A book talk will be held on Friday July 5th 6:30…

African American Grounds at Historic Oakland Cemetery

This week, many across the U.S. commemorated and acknowledged Juneteenth. I was in a very reflective state of mind that day, lending my thoughts to what freedom really meant for…

The Wanderer Memory Trail (Jekyll Island, Georgia)

From Friday May 31, 2019 – Saturday June 1, 2019, VisitBlackHistory.com spent time exploring the Georgia Sea Islands. We began our journey at Friday’s Taste of Gullah which was hosted…