Freedom Making in Williamsburg Conversation

Kimball Theatre Duke of Gloucester Street, Williamsburg, VA, United States

The Williamsburg Bray School Initiative will host a conversation to explore how which individuals made freedom for themselves in Williamsburg, past and present. Meet with descendants, historians, and other community […]

Office Hours: Graphic History of Hip Hop Vol.I

Join us on Tuesday, June 18th for New American History Office Hours session with our special guests Walter Greason and Tim Fielder, the creative force behind “The Graphic History of […]

Lincoln’s Toughest Decisions: Complexities of Emancipation

President Lincoln's Cottage 140 Rock Creek Church Road NW, Washington, DC, United States

President Lincoln developed the Emancipation Proclamation during his first summer at the Cottage. President Lincoln thought about how the Proclamation would affect various groups, the progress of the war, and […]


Fort Snelling Juneteenth Tours

Historic Fort Snelling 200 Tower Ave, Saint Paul, MN, United States

Join us to celebrate Juneteenth with a tour focusing on African American history at the fort. This tour will be a special topic add-on offered all day June 19. Learn […]

Freedom Before Emancipation: Family Day for Juneteenth

George Washington’s Mount Vernon 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Hig, Mount Vernon, VA, United States

Discover how enslaved men and women at Mount Vernon defined their agency and the legacies they left behind. Join Mount Vernon from 10:00am-3:30pm June 19, 20, 21, and 22 to […]

$15 – $28

Juneteenth Celebration with Free Museum Admission

National Constitution Center 525 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Juneteenth marks our country’s second Independence Day. Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. On June 19, 1865, over two years […]

Black in Alaska Juneteenth Event

Anchorage Museum 625 c st, Anchorage, AK, United States

Visit Black in Alaska, a multimedia project with interviews, photos and short videos profiling 50 Black Alaskans, now on view in the first-floor atrium. Participants are from all over the […]

Juneteenth Community Day at Victoria Mansion

Victoria Mansion 109 Danforth Street , Portland, ME, United States

Victoria Mansion is OPEN for Juneteenth. In observance of this holiday, we are offering a community day with free admission and a special program. Thank you to Kennebec Savings Bank […]

Juneteenth at the Museum

Museum of the American Revolution 101 South 3rd St., Philadelphia, PA, United States

Celebrate Juneteenth, the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the legal abolition of slavery in the United States, with the Museum of the American Revolution on Tuesday, June 19. Visitors can […]

Included in regular Museum admission

Interactive Drum Circle

St. George Tucker House W. Nicholson Street, Williamsburg, VA, United States

Much of African Music is based on call and response. The drum is the first to announce itself and send a message bringing the community together. As the drum calls, […]

Naturalization Ceremony

Senator John Heinz History Center 1212 Smallman Street, Pittsburgh, PA, United States

The History Center and the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will welcome new U.S. citizens during a special Naturalization Ceremony. Families and guests will watch as immigrants become American […]