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Black History Month Memorial Service 2022 @ The Hermitage
February 26, 2022 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMFree
Saturday, February 26, 2022
11 a.m. – Noon
Hermitage Church (Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage), 4580 Rachel’s Lane, Hermitage, TN 37076
Join Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage for our annual commemoration of those once enslaved at The Hermitage and throughout the country. Held at The Hermitage Church, the service will feature music and special remarks, followed by a procession to the slavery memorial “Follow the Drinking Gourd” located behind the church. There, 150 flowers will be laid by attendees, marked with the names of all those known to have been enslaved at The Hermitage.