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Independence Seaport Museum

211 South Christopher Columbus Boulevard

Philadelphia, PA 19106

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Today, Juneteenth commemorates African-American freedom and emphasizes education and achievement. Join Independence Seaport Museum for a celebration of African-American heritage as we pay tribute to this important milestone with an event featuring*:

  • Robert Kenyatta, storyteller and drummer

  • Lamont B. Steptoe, American poet, photographer and storyteller

  • Kathleen Coll, executive director of Dawn's Place

  • A taped message from the Frederick Douglass Family Initiatives (FDFI)

  • A special performance from the Belmont Charter School Choir

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