Alex Haley Memorial/Kunta Kinte Plaque

Sidewalk at head of City Dock, Annapolis, MD 21401 Get Directions
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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May 20, 2018
fred e
We found this monument while walking through Annapolis. Great tribute to a story that needs to be remembered and re-told
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May 18, 2018
JoAnn P
Alex Haley is depicted in bronze...seated and reading to children. Plaques around the statues quote portions from the book, ROOTS. This is a moving, but user friendly memorial in a portion of the...
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April 30, 2018
Tony P
You always get a certain feeling when you are at a historical place, but the feeling of actually standing where the slave ships docked and the spot where slaves were actually sold is something...