A Walk in Father Henson’s Footsteps

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Presented by Montgomery Parks at Josiah Henson Park, North Bethesda MD

Feb 03 - 24
A Walk in Father Henson’s Footsteps

Celebrate Black History Month!
Walk in Father Henson’s Footsteps at Josiah Henson Park.

Retrace the footsteps of Reverend Josiah Henson from his enslavement to escape on the Underground Railroad to freedom in Canada. Learn about his extraordinary life, which inspired Harriet Beecher Stowe’s Landmark novel, Uncle Tom’s Cabin. Screenings of the Time Team America documentary: The Search for Josiah Henson at Noon, 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00 pm.

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Free

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Josiah Henson Park

11420 Old Georgetown Road, North Bethesda, MD 20852

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PARKING INFO

Parking for Josiah Henson Park,11420 Old Georgetown Road, North Bethesda, is available around the corner at the Shriver Aquatic Center, 5900 Executive Blvd.

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