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The Kunta Kinte - Alex Haley Memorial

Sidewalk At City Dock, Annapolis, MD 21401
+1 410-841-6920
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Located right at the harbor point of City Dock, the bronze statues could easily be missed if you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Worth stopping to appreciate while in the harbor area

This memorial is the kind that is very accessible to old and young alike. I loved the way the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Sidewalk At City Dock, Annapolis, MD 21401
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Located right at the harbor point of City Dock, the bronze statues could easily be missed if you aren’t looking for them – one sitting adult reading to three kids sitting/laying down. It is said that this art work emphasizes national racial reconciliation and healing,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This memorial is the kind that is very accessible to old and young alike. I loved the way the author was pictured as holding the attention of the children through his storytelling.

Thank BorneoMel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very touching memorial!! It is by the water's edge and easily overlooked if not paying attention. Very nice sculpture.

Thank 93,015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friday night. We stumbled on this memorial by chance. If you didn't know better, you might think this is only an everyday sculpture showing a man teaching children.

Thank AVGTXN
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This memorial is in three parts, all in the same accessible vicinity. The kids might enjoy the sitting replica of Haley telling stories to the laying down statues of three kids listening with rapt attention. But the more interesting part, at least for adults, is...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2017

This is a show stopper if you allow its full meaning to sink in, particularly how family and the strength it lent to the displaced and victimized allowed them to make it. The sadness it underlines is the present day disintegration of the Family as...More

Thank NOMike13
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The Alex Haley Memorial located right at the start of Ego Alley in downtown Annapolis is an unexpected and unique sight. It's quite prominent and literally cannot be missed if you're strolling through downtown.

Thank Shayneaja
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This is a must-see and unexpected memorial near the city dock in Annapolis. I'm so glad that it has such a spot of honor.

Thank Shekja
Reviewed 15 April 2017

it's amazing to imagine what happened hear so long ago.must see this.this is like a flash back.It's free and at the Annapolis city dock.

Thank jmz
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This is a must do activity for all ages. Takes about 10 minutes but please read each comment in bronze. Learn about love, diversity, forgiveness and other virtues. Remember how horrible some people were treated in slavery. Learn so we do not repeat it. This...More

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