Alex Haley Memorial/Kunta Kinte Plaque

Sidewalk at head of City Dock, Annapolis, MD 21401 Get Directions
Alex Haley memorial
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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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June 18, 2018
JazzyMan54
I went to see this because I saw a TV program which talked about the original plaque being stolen and how they erected a more fitting memorial. It is located right at the waterfront and close to the...
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June 13, 2018
yellowbirdVermont
The sculpture is a joy. The fact that The Kunta Kinte Sculpture was a memorial to Alex Haley and his wonderful writings was a surprise to me. I didn't know the connection to Maryland and the fact...
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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