African American Heritage Trail of Westchester County

The Rye African-American Cemetery

African American Heritage Trail of Westchester County

The African American Heritage Trail of Westchester County in New York was created in 2004 to help preserve and interpret the historic landmark places that help tell the narratives of women and men of African descent who have made significant contributions to an American identity.

Some of the African American sites include:

  • The Rye African-American Cemetery
  • Foster Memorial AME Zion Church
  • Stony Hill Cemetery
  • Monument to 1st Rhode Island Regiment
  • Ella Fitzgerald Statue
  • Villa Lewaro