Alex Haley Memorial/Kunta Kinte Plaque

Sidewalk at head of City Dock, Annapolis, MD 21401 Get Directions 

Anne Arundel

Central Maryland
Alex Haley memorial
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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February 17, 2019
It is important to reflect on history, whether negative or positive so people do not repeat the mistakes or misdeeds of the past.
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January 17, 2019
Berry J
This is a nice historical statue at the foot of Ego Alley which commemorates Alex Haley and his work. It is close to nearby carry-out food vendors, so it is common for folks to eat their snacks or...
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December 6, 2018
Carolyn B
This sculpture is a fitting tribute to Alex Haley and his contributions to the world. Mr. Haley is seated, relaying his family story to several small children. It evokes many emotions to the...