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State’s Flagship ‘Amistad’ Inducted into Connecticut Freedom Trail Region: South Central Location: United Methodist Church
217 Dixwell Ave.
New Haven, CT 06510 Date: October 14 Time: 6;30 p.m. Description: Connecticut’s flagship and tall ship ambassador, Freedom Schooner ‘Amistad’ will be formally inducted into the State of Connecticut Freedom Trail, designating her as one of the state’s official sites, during the public program of Amistad America’s annual meeting. The Freedom Schooner ‘Amistad’ visits ports nationally and internationally as an ambassador for friendship and good will. It serves as an icon and catalyst for teaching the historic lessons of perseverance, cooperation, leadership, justice and respect for human dignity in the face of seemingly insurmountable odds inherent in the Amistad Incident of 1839. Admission: Free. Phone: (203) 495-1839 URL: http://www.amistadamerica.org New Haven’s Weather Map of New Haven Find additional places to stay or things to do that are within the New Haven area Where to Stay What to do within 5 miles within 10 miles within 25 miles within 5 miles within 10 miles within 25 miles