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    Black History Month: Carter G. Woodson Home

  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Dates:
    February 8, 2019 - February 28, 2019
  • Time:
    Tours scheduled Thurs - Sunday, 9am - 4pm
  • Admission:
    Free
  • Location:
    Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site
  • Address:
    1538 Ninth Street NW, Washington, DC 20001
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Visit the birthplace of Black History Month at the Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site and enjoy park ranger led house tours through rooms where the first mailings promoting the month were packaged. Learn about the many facets of Dr. Woodson, known as the Father of Black History. Tours are scheduled Thursday through Sunday every hour from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tour spots are first-come, first-served or may be reserved online at www.recreation.gov.