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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until July 1, 2018
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the Freedom House Museum in Alexandria, Virginia, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave-trading firm Franklin and Armfield.
Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria’s role.
Plan at least 45 minutes for your visit. The museum is recommended for ages 8+.
Please note that the majority of the exhibit is down a flight of stairs in the basement of this historic building.
Groups of seven or more should call 703.746.4739 to arrange a time to visit.