Alex Haley Memorial/Kunta Kinte Plaque

Sidewalk at head of City Dock, Annapolis, MD 21401 Get Directions
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Life-size bronze statue of Alex Haley, author of the epic [Roots], is next to the plaque honoring his ancestor, Kunta Kinte; designed by nationally acclaimed African-American sculptor Ed Dwight.



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April 24, 2018
Eric P
The memorial is Alex Haley reading to kids. it's a fun memorial down by the docks with three informational plaques.
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February 6, 2018
The sculpture is well done with a unique layout. Its in the downtown area and I think it at least causes people to stop and ponder the plight of Haley's ancestors.
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January 28, 2018
Not a lot to say about this. Bronze statute of Alex Haley remembering "Roots". Not a lot to it, but in a very busy area at the docks. Small Park around it, nothing special. There are a lot of...