Take Our Black History Tour

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  • Nicodemus National Historic Site
  • Selma-to-Montgomery National Historic Trail
  • Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site
  • Paul Laurence Dunbar House
  • Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site
  • Woolworth’s Lunch Counter
  • 16th Street Baptist Church
  • Harriet Tubman’s Home
  • Uncle Tom’s Cabin, Ontario, Canada
  • National Civil Rights Museum at the Lorraine Motel
  • Frederick Douglass National Historic Site
  • The Howard Theatre
  • African Burial Ground National Monument
  • Brown vs. Board of Education National Historic Site
  • Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site
  • Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site
  • National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom

Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site

1318 Vermont Avenue, NW Washington, D.C.
This historic site was the last residence of educator Mary McLeod Bethune. Bethune was the founder of the National Council of Negro Women and the Bethune-Cookman College in Daytona Beach, Florida, and also served as an adviser to four U.S. presidents.

(Photo: The Washington Times /Landov)