Black Heritage Trail

Tour Jacksonville's African American Heritage Trail

Learn about Jacksonville's rich African American History as part of Florida's African American Heritage Trail. This self-guided tour experience allows you to explore famous locations and points of interest at your own pace.

Download the VisitJax App to listen to the self-guided audio tour.

Scroll down to learn more about each stop on the trail.

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Stop 1-Kingsley Plantation

Jacksonville's oldest residential home and Florida's last still-standing plantation home.

Stop 2-Norman Film Studios

Stop 3- Ax Handle Saturday Mural

Stop 4-Mount Olive AME Church

Stop 5-Mother Midway A.M.E. Church

Stop 6-Old City Cemetery

Stop 7-Mount Zion A.M.E. Church

Stop 8-James Weldon Johnson Park

Stop 9-Bethel Baptist Institutional Church

Stop 10-The Ritz Theater & Museum

Stop 11-Hillman-Pratt & Walton Funeral Home

Stop 12-Old Stanton High School

Stop 13-Eartha M.M. White Museum

Stop 14- Genovar Hall

Stop 15-Old Brewster Hospital

Stop 16-Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing Park

Stop 17-Buffalo Solider Home

Stop 18-Durkeeville Museum

Stop 19-J.P. Small Memorial Stadium

Stop 20-Edward Waters University

Mandarin Museum Walter Jones Homestead

Stop 21-Mandarin School House