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Juneteenth Open House

When: June 18, 6:00 AM - 7:30 AM
Where: 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA
Ages allowed: All Ages
Cost: $0.00

Join the Massachusetts Historical Society for an open house and a one-day display celebrating milestones on the road to the end of slavery. Featured items explore the 1783 abolition of slavery in Massachusetts; celebrations within the African American community in Boston of the ending of slavery in the British West Indies in 1833; Garrisonian protest banners; and a look at the evolution of depictions of Crispus Attucks’s death in the Boston Massacre as a symbol of black abolitionism before and during the Civil War.