Frederick Douglass "Path to Freedom" Walking Tour
Location: Historic Fells Point
Company name: Baltimore Black Heritage Tours
Contact name: Lou Fields
Contact Number: 410.783.5469 Cell: 443.983.7974
Dates/Times: By Pre-set Appointment, Reservations Required.
Departure Point: Foot of Broadway @ Thames near the Water Taxi
Group price: $3 discount for students and groups of four or more
Web Address: www.bbhtours.com
Tour Fee: $18 adults $15 Students $12 children under 12, Group Discounts Available
Tourists, Students, educators and families walk in the footsteps of young Frederick Douglass along the historic waterfront of Fell's Point. Home to enslaved Africans and free blacks, a haven for runaway slaves, and the place where Frederick Douglas came of age; Fell's Point was Baltimore's original seaport and one of the nation's earliest shipbuilding center. In 2003, the City of Baltimore erected four historic markers along the tour route. In 2005, the National Park Service added the tour to its Network to Freedom Program. The tour is led by Lou Fields, President of BBH TOURS.
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