Almost a thousand people were freed at Stagville at the end of the Civil War. What was emancipation really like for these families? How did freed people shape Durham and Raleigh? What freedoms did freed people continue to fight for?
At Juneteenth, Stagville celebrates emancipation, and explores stories of the struggle for freedom in 1865. Join in for storytelling, local history, and more. Learn about the work and culture of Stagville families through generations of slavery, and into generations in freedom.