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August 7, 2022
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Fort Monroe Visitor & Education Center

30 Ingalls Road
Hampton, VA 23651
757- 690-8181
old point comfort lighthouse
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Special Event: Fort Talkers–Old Point Comfort Lighthouse Seminar

Sunday, August 7, 2022

On August 07, 2022 from 1PM – 2PM join us in person at the Old Point Comfort Lighthouse or virtually to learn about the deep history of this historic structure. Our archivist will be hosting a conversation with the public regarding the history of the Old Point Comfort lighthouse and its significance as a symbol of opportunity and social mobility for women and Black men during the 19th century. The program will take place at the Old Point Comfort Lighthouse and be streamed into the theater at the Visitor and Education Center as well as through Facebook Live.

In the event of inclement weather, including excessive heat the program will take place in the Visitor and Education Center Theater and streamed on our Facebook page.

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