Alex Haley Memorial/Kunta Kinte Plaque

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.
Alex Haley memorial Photo
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.

Location

Sidewalk at head of City Dock
Annapolis MD 21401
Get Directions

Contact

Rated 5 by Pat V

August 05, 2020

Pat V

Lovely surprise

What a thoughtful memorial. We had avidly watched the program when it originally aired but had never heard about this sculpture cluster. What a great idea!

Read More
Rated 4 by Jerome M

May 21, 2020

Jerome M

Very Good Memorial

Having read the book and seen the movie, the memorial was good to see. Alex Haley surrounded by children was like a scene from the old days when children listen to their elders. The plaques around...

Read More
Rated 3 by ggak

November 08, 2019

ggak

Not Much To Look At

This is just a few statues along the water front to look at and read about, but it's a great place to eat after you grabbed some food from across the street at the market. lots of people hang out...

Read More

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Rated  based on 279 reviews
based on 279 Reviews
Read all the reviews Write a review