Frederick Douglass National Historic Site
1411 W St. SE
Washington, DC 20020
Historical Site: History, Picnic, Walk
The Frederick Douglass National Historic Site is dedicated to preserving the legacy of the most famous 19th century African American. His life was a testament to the courage and persistence that serves as an inspiration to those who struggle in the cause of liberty and justice. Visitors to the site learn about his efforts to abolish slavery and his struggle for rights for all oppressed people.