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Your Guide to African American Civil War Memorial

Take a trip to African American Civil War Memorial. This guide includes hours, weather, fees, maps, and directions. Make a copy and use it for yourself!

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Overview

Over 200,000 African-American soldiers and sailors served in the U.S. Army and Navy during the Civil War.

Their service helped to end the war and free over four million slaves. The African American Civil War Memorial honors their service and sacrifice.

Directions

The memorial is located at the corner of Vermont Avenue, 10th St, and U Street NW, near the U Street/African-American Civil War Memorial/Cardozo Metro Station.

GPS: lat:38.9166, long:-77.026

Physical address: 1925 Vermont Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC, 20001

Mailing address: 900 Ohio Drive SW, Washington, DC, 20024

Fees

No Entrance Fee to enter park site.

Weather

Spring (March - May) Temp: Average high is 65.5 degrees with a low of 46.5 degrees

Summer (June - August) Temp: Average high is 86 degrees with a low of 68.5 degrees

Fall (September - November) Average high is 68 degrees with a low of 51.5 degrees

Winter (December - February) Temp: Average high is 45 degrees with a low of 30 degrees

Contact Information

Phone: 2024266841

Hours for Always Open

The African American Civil War Memorial is always open to the public. There are no Rangers on duty at this site (except for special events). The United States Park Police are on duty 24 hours a day. View closures: https://www.nps.gov/afam/planyourvisit/hours.htm

Sunday: All Day

Monday: All Day

Tuesday: All Day

Wednesday: All Day

Thursday: All Day

Friday: All Day

Saturday: All Day