Quote Originally Posted by Emm View Post
Thanks Bobco--the Contrabands and Freedmen Cemetery was my favorite stop on the Alexandria history ride last Saturday. I must have seen it a hundred times when biking in Alexandria, but never knew exactly what the memorial was.

For those of you who haven't checked it out, you need to. The sculpture is incredibly moving, and the full memorial and space is beautiful.
The City of Alexandria has additional information and photos of the cemetery