Juneteenth Celebration & Underground Railroad Walking Tour

Date/Time: 06/17/2017 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

JUNETEENTH is the annual observance of the official date of recognition of the Emancipation Proclamation in all states following the Civil War. The Kennett Underground Railroad Center will present its FREEDMEN, FUGITIVES, and FRIENDS Walking Tour, sharing the stories of the local Quakers and African Americans who coexisted peacefully before and after the Civil War. The free tour will focus on the houses and churches of the East Linden Street and North Union Street area of Kennett Square, known to be a “hotbed of abolitionists”.

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Location: Downtown Kennett Square

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