Preservation Long Island will host a guided tour of the ca. 1767 Joseph Lloyd Manor on Saturday, February 18th.
The program is part of Preservation Long Island’s ongoing work with the Jupiter Hammon Project to explore the site’s complicated history and the life of America’s first known published African American poet, Jupiter Hammon (1711-before 1806), one of the many people of African descent enslaved at the site.
Education Director, Andrew Tharler, will lead extended-access tours in celebration of Black History Month.
Tours will take place from 11 am to 12:30 pm, and 2 to 3:30 pm. Admission is $5 for Preservation Long Island members, $10 for non-members. Reservations are required. To register for the 11 am tour, click here. To register for the 2 pm tour, click here.
The Joseph Lloyd Manor is located at 1 Lloyd Lane, in Lloyd Harbor, on the North Shore of Long Island, in Suffolk County, NY.
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