Concord School House & Upper Burying Ground: Speaking Out for Freedom
Bell-ringing ceremony and historical performances by Grounded Theatre Company: Dameisha Jackson, as
Bell-ringing ceremony and historical performances by Grounded Theatre Company:
Dameisha Jackson, as Sarah Mapps Douglass
Maurice Tucker, as Frederick Douglass
Admission free. Bring a lawn chair if you wish. Performance to be held in the Upper Burying Ground.
NOTE: Site will be open from 12 PM to 4 PM for visits tours. Admission is Free.
(Tuesday) 2:00 pm
Concord School House and Upper Burying Ground
6309 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19144
Established in 1693, the Upper Burying Ground is one of the two oldest cemeteries in Germantown and one of the oldest in the Philadelphia region. The Concord School House, built in 1775 and expanded in 1818, is an intact nineteenth-century schoolroom which occupies a corner of the Burying Ground.email@example.com 6309 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19144