Martin Luther King Jr at AG Gaston Motel, Birmingham Alabama

photo by: Courtesy City of Birmingham Archives

Celebrate Black History

Join us in protecting and restoring places where significant African American history happened.

  • Tell the Full American Story

    Too often the places that speak to the history of African Americans have been unrecognized for the important role they also play in the fabric of American society.

  • African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund

    The National Trust for Historic Preservation is working to fill this gap through our African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund.

  • We Can’t Do It Without You!

    Join us in protecting and restoring places where significant African American history happened.

    Take the Pledge

Connect with the History Around You

Discover places that matter.

“So let us leave behind a country better than the one we were left with.”

— Amanda Gorman, "The Hill We Climb"