May 6, 2012
WHERE: Black History Museum and Cultural Center, 00 Clay St.
Known as the “birthplace of Black Capitalism,” Jackson Ward is rich in African American history and culture and boasts the largest collection of pre-Civil War homes in the city. Tour includes the Maggie L. Walker Historic Site, the A.D. Price Funeral Home and the Dill House. Meet at the Black History Museum and Cultural Center, 00 Clay Street, between 1st and Adams. $10 ($5 for History Center members).