Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad State Park Celebrates Anniversary
New Library, Audio-Visual Exhibits and Programs Mark Occasion March 10 – 11
Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad State Park and Visitor Center
The Maryland Park Service is celebrating the first anniversary of the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad State Park and Visitor Center in Dorchester County March 10 and 11, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Special events are planned throughout the weekend, along with the debut of new audio-visual exhibit enhancements and a fully-stocked research library, dedicated to telling the story of the fabled American abolitionist and hero, born and raised in Maryland.
A complete schedule of special anniversary events and programs is posted online, along with an informative new video about this world-renowned facility: https://youtu.be/7SLtwzwUOAY
The Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad State Park and Visitor Center – opened March 10, 2017 – has hosted more than 100,000 visitors from 70 countries and territories and all 50 states. It is a state-of-the-art green facility managed in partnership with the National Park Service.
It houses an exhibit hall, immersive displays, a gift store and an information desk. Admission is free.