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Freedman's Memorial

Freedman's Memorial
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Type of Attraction
Buildings & Monuments, City Parks & Gardens
Interests That Apply
History, Local Culture, Architecture
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Price: Free
Is there parking?: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Water/Drinks: Available at attraction or nearby.
This is a good place to get: Snacks Dinner Lunch Breakfast
Restrooms: Not Available
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Freedman's Memorial

Remembering Slaves of the Past

Family Time Off The Beaten Path

Address: Phone:
2904 Floyd St
Dallas, TX 75205
+1 214 442 1634


This memorial serves as a memory of the former slaves that were once buried in the Freedman Cemetery. The cemetery was established in the 1860s near the settlement of Freedman's town, and many of the remains and graves were removed (or paved over) during a highway expansion in the 1940s. Finally, in the 1990s, a memorial was built on the site of the former cemetery to commemorate the former slaves who were buried here, thanks in part to the large-scale fund raising efforts by the Freedman's Foundation, which raised about $2 million to construct the memorial.

Times & Dates

Open Hours: Dawn-dusk, daily
Visit Time: 30min-1hr
Average Wait Time: None
Price: Free


Outdoor with little or no covering.

Age Recommendations/Requirements

Ages Admitted: All Ages
Ages that would most enjoy this attraction: Pre-teen (9-12yrs), Teen, Adult, Senior
Groups that would most enjoy this attraction: Couples, Families, Friends, Groups, Solo Travelers


Best Modes of Transportation: Automobile/Car
Parking Availability: Yes

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