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Phillis Wheatley Day

Old South Meeting House

Tuesday • August 18

Clock Icon 9:30 AM
Money Icon $1 - $6. Activities are free with museum admission.
Location Icon Old South Meeting House
310 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02108

Event Details

Discover the remarkable life and poetry of Phillis Wheatley, who joined OSMH as a full member on this day in 1771- a day we now recognize at 'Phillis Wheatley Day.' Kidnapped from Africa as a child and sold as a slave in Boston, she became an international celebrity with the publication of her book in 1773. Activities are free with museum admission. Join us hands-on activities throughout the day.

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