African Meeting House, Boston

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The African Meeting House, also known variously as First African Baptist Church, First Independent Baptist Church and the Belknap Street Church, was built in 1806 and is now the oldest black church edifice still standing in the United States. It is located in the Beacon Hill neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, adjacent to the African-American Abiel Smith School. It is a National Historic Landmark.
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  • The African Meeting House is affiliated with the Museum of African-American History. It offers limited access via a ranger-guided tour on the hour. The tour is more a ranger talk, which is...  more »
  • Visited following in the footsteps of Frederick Douglass. Limited schedule. Nothing going on and I’m the only person there. Hippie at the desk tells me next tour is in 40 minutes. Me: “Can I pay the.....  more »

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