Time: June 13, 2016 at 9:30am to June 19, 2016 at 5pm
Location: Old Sturbridge Village
Street: 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Website or Map: https://www.osv.org/event/fre…
Event Type: museum, event
Organized By: Michael Arnum
Latest Activity: Apr 4, 2016
Old Sturbridge Village recognizes Juneteenth, a celebration dating back to 1865 thought to be the first known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States, by telling some of the most inspiring stories in African-American history. Visitors can learn about the movement leading up to the abolition of slavery that took place in the early 19th century and also enjoy activities and crafts with African-American themes. More details to come soon!