Special Open Hours Rescheduled
for Saturday, February 23rd from 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Open Hours Special Topic: Sylvester Manor Slave History In recognition of Black History Month, February’s Open Hours at Sylvester Manor will include a self-guided tour exploring the lives of slaves at this historic provisioning plantation. Visitors will introduced to the daily lives and tasks of the manor’s enslaved laborers, visit the historic burial ground and learn about a Sylvester slave descendant who became the first African American poet published in America. A guided tour is also available beginning at 3pm. Enter at the white gate across from IGA and follow the signs for parking.