Theme

Heritage (Grades: 3-12)
Experience the rich, cultural heritage of Maryland’s African American community. See how African Americans established and influenced social organizations, work traditions and artistic customs.
 
Paths to Freedom (Grades: 4-12)
What was the institution of slavery like for the African American community in Maryland? Explore the story of slavery through the eyes of enslaved and free blacks from Maryland’s colonial past through the end of the Civil War. 
 
The Fight for Justice (Grades: 4-12)
Examine the contributions made by Maryland African Americans in the battle for social justice in the civil rights movement. Investigate self-help methods used by the African American community to dissolve segregation.