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More Information on Contrabands and Freedmen Cemetery

Learn more about the Contrabands and Freedmen Cemetery through primary sources, publications, news coverage, links and a photo gallery.

Primary Sources & Publications

    Native Americans at the Site 

    African-American Soldiers in the Civil War 


    The Cemetery 

    Post-Civil War Destruction and Desecration  


    Press Releases

    News Coverage of the rededication ceremony on May 12, 2007  

    News Coverage of the Discovery of the Clovis Point 

    News Coverage of the 2014 Memorial Dedication

    Press Release on the Sculpture competition for the Memorial 


    Photo Gallery

    Aerials   Archaeology   Historic   Neighborhood   Site  
    Aerials  Archaeology  Historic  Neighborhood  Site 

    Alexandria Archaeology Museum
    105 N. Union Street, #327
    Alexandria, VA 22314
    Fax: 703.838.6491

    Museum Hours
    Tuesday - Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Sunday, 1 - 5 p.m
    Monday, Closed

    Office Hours
    Tuesday - Saturday
    9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    by appointment